Phoenix lander spots falling snow on Mars

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    Phoenix lander spots falling snow on Mars - CNN.com
     
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    That's actually cool.
     
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    Rockin'!

    [sports chant]Aich Tu Oh! Aich Tu Oh![/chant]

    I so hope we find some life or evidence of life off Earth. We could use the perspective.
     
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    "It's beginning to look alot like Christmas everywhere you go." :D
     
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    I 'mmmm dreaming of a Red dusted dry ice chirstmaaaas.
    Just like the ones I used to know...
     
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    Cool!


    Now, Call your home mortgage broker to be the first to buy a time share on Mars!

    (It's all inclusive I've heard!)



    Really though, this is cool and I'm going to share it with my students tomorrow!
     
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    amrchaos Pentheus torn apart

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    That is an idea, Echo!!


    So, when are we colonizing MARS? Free markets work best when there are new lands (and new consumers on those land!! Expansionism is the key!!)
     
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    Great idea.

    Mars seems like a great place to test out that Libertopian theory.

    We'll all miss you Atlases, of course.

    Write if you get work, k?
     
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    Well, the Phoenix is dead. Definately extended our knowledge of Mars. A wonderful scientific excersize.
     
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    this is cool
    but i wonder how there can be falling snow since there is no atmosphere there
     

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