Wednesday, July 4, 2007

Independence Day = Mars Solstice

Did you know July 4th is the Martian Solstice?

Or that on July 7th the Dawn probe will launch with a mission to study the minor planets Ceres and Vesta in the asteroid belt (arrival 2011)?

These are just a couple of the interesting facts on NASA's Solar System Exploration site. Here's the link:
http://solarsystem.nasa.gov/news/index.cfm

It will also be added to our permanent list of reference sites on the lower right.

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