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The Claw Game on Mars

If youve ever played the claw machine at an arcade, you know how hard it can be to maneuver the metal "hand" to pick up a prize. Imagine trying to play that game when the claw is on Mars, the objects youre trying to grasp are far more fragile than a stuffed bear and all you have is a stitched-together panorama of the environment you're working in. Oh, and there might be a dust storm.

SOP newswireNew Commercial Spaceflight R&D Headquarters for XCOR Aerospace and Midland Development Corporation - XCOR Aerospace and Midland Development Corporation have announced the establishment of XCOR's new Commercial Spaceflight R&D Headquarters.
SOP newswireThree New Crew Members Head to the International Space Station - Williams, Malenchenko and Hoshide are scheduled to dock their Soyuz TMA-05M spacecraft to the Rassvet module of the station at 12:52 a.m. EDT Tuesday, July 17.
Dr. Henryk FrystackiGod Particle Found by Scientist in Geneva? - All elementary particles that have been observed in Geneva at CERN are either fermions or bosons. Fermions build all known types of matter, bosons are either photons or W- and Z-bosons or gluons.
SOP newswireIce Content in Moon Crater Detected by NASA Spacecraft - Data returned by NASA's LRO spacecraft reveals the presence of notable quantity of ice in a crater on moon`s south pole.
SOP newswireXCOR and EA Team Up for Suborbital Training Services - XCOR and Excalibur Almaz Limited have signed MOU for suborbital training services.
SOP newswireNASA and FAA Join Hands to Coordinate Space Travel Standards - NASA, FAA advance national goals in commercial human space transportation with landmark agreement.
SOP newswireNorthrop Grumman Demonstrates SmartNode Pod Communication System - Flying on Firebird, Northrop Grumman`s SmartNode Pod demonstrates digital, voice data delivery.
SOP newswireSpace Expedition Corporation Named as New GSA for XCOR Aerospace - XCOR Aerospace has announced Space Expedition Corporation (SXC) as General Sales Agent (GSA) for space tourism flights.
SOP newswireTop Industry Honors Go to Northrop Grumman for Safety Performance, Programs, Practices - Aerospace Industries Association honors Northrop Grumman Corporation with Excellence in Aircraft Manufacturing 2012 Worker Safety Award.
Ron G AnselmMilky Way and Andromeda Galaxy Predicted to Collide - When these two giants collide scientists are predicting that because of the vast emptiness of these two galaxies our planet Earth should not be hit by flying debris, in this case the flying debris would be stars and planets.
Ron G AnselmGlobal Warming: The Fuel that is Affecting Weather - Global warming doesn`t just affect the warm and hot elements of our weather and climates.
Dr. Henryk FrystackiThe Mayan Calendar and the Risks to Life on Earth - The Mayan calendar is interpreted to precisely describe on the very day the present fourth era, having started on 11th of August 3114 BC and ending on the 21st of December 2012.
Ron G AnselmNASA's Mars Research Proves the Existence of Carbon on Red Planet - NASA is really focusing on the fact that life does exist outside of our planet and the main focus is Mars.
SOP newswireXCOR's Liquid Oxygen Piston Pump Ready for Space Flight - XCOR's tests of Lynx Cryogenic Piston Pump have come out as a success, marking a landmark in space flight technology.
SOP newswire2SpaceX Dragon Transport Takes Flight and Boldly Goes Where No Company Has Gone Before - WASHINGTON - The SpaceX Dragon capsule, which on Tuesday became the first commercially developed and built spacecraft to launch to the International Space Station
Ron G AnselmDrinking Coffee Every Day May Help Keep the Doctor Away - If you`re like the average person or if you`re anything like me, I have to have that coffee first thing in the morning to get me jump started.
SOP newswireFirst Robotic Bariatric Surgery Performed at St. Luke`s University Hospital-Bethlehem - Bariatric surgeon Dr. Leonardo Claros performed the first robotic bariatric surgery in the Lehigh Valley via robotic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) procedure.
SOP newswireJennifer Brisco Announced as Lynx Suborbital Flight Winner - XCOR Aerospace announces a backup winner for the Lynx Suborbital Flight as the original winner is unacceptable to accept the prize.
Ron G AnselmNASA Study: Hazardous Asteroids Could Pose Threat to Earth - NASA continues the Out of the Box Thinking studies and research that help make a huge impact on our planet. NASA`s Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer
Dr. Henryk FrystackiString Theory, The Universe and Time Travel - String physicists assume that energetic pieces of threads are the keys to quantum gravity and to everything else of our perceived reality throughout the universe.
Ian BrockwellPlanet X: Is it Hidden From Earth's View? - In 2007, Google Earth clearly showed either a planet or a star on their space map, yet this later "vanished`. The object itself had not moved, but was concealed by a
Ron G AnselmNASA`s Spitzer Telescope Discovers 'Super Earth' Like Planet - NASA continues to research the chances that there really is other life out there outside of our own planet.
Ron G AnselmNASA's MRO Orbiter Reveals Mars Undergoing Earth-Like Changes - One of the great wonders about our planet if you ever visited the Middle East or anywhere where sand is as abundant as the blue sky from horizon to horizon is the incredible sight of sand dunes.
Ian Brockwell2012 End of Times: To be or not to be? - Scientists have quite rightly asked the question of why the Mayans would make astronomical calculations beyond 2012, if the world was going to end as some assume before then
Ron G AnselmCould Phoebe One of Saturn's Many Moons Really be a Planet? - NASA`s Cassini Mission has revealed more evidence that Saturn may not be just a planet sitting in a far off galaxy and only reachable by high-powered telescopes.
Ron G AnselmSupermoon Shines Brightly Tonight on Cinco de Mayo - With all the nightly celebration that will be going on tonight in celebration of Cinco de Mayo I am sure there will be a few Margaritas making their way from the
Ron G AnselmGeographic Visibility Event of the Year: Venus Transits Across the Horizon - For all you science lovers out there and especially the ones that have a passion for astronomy get ready for one of the rarest events to only take place seven times in science history
Ian BrockwellTransit of Venus 2012: Where to see it and how - It has been 8 years since we last had an opportunity to see the transit of Venus, where our nearest planetary neighbour passed between the Sun and Earth
Ron G AnselmBlazing Mini-Jet Like Objects Create Exotic Show in the Rings of Saturn - NASA's Cassini Spacecraft has taken photographs of what appears to be strange, half-mile-sized objects punching holes in one of Saturn's large rings.
Ron G AnselmGPS Monitoring System Now Being Taken to Next Level of Technology by NASA - Not sure if you know or not but the GPS monitoring System is also used by the military in pinpointing accuracy that has never been seen before.
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