1. Sunday, May 25, 2008

    the Mars Phoenix is taking Twitter by storm 

    Now.. I still have some other milestones ahead. Solar panels will open in 15 minutes after the dust has settled here.
    6 minutes ago from web

    Cheers! Tears!! I’m here! 7 minutes ago from web

    I’ve landed!!!!!!!!!!!!! 9 minutes ago from web

    come on rocketssssss!!!!! 9 minutes ago from web

    parachute is open!!!!! 12 minutes ago from web

    parachute opening is scariest part for the team. 13 minutes ago from web

    parachute must open next. my signal still getting to Earth which is AWESOME! 14 minutes ago from web

    Peak heating will hit in 40 seconds. The heat and energy generated during atmospheric entry would be enough to power 280,000 homes 15 minutes ago from web

    Atmospheric entry has started. time to get REALLY nervous. Now I’m in the “seven minutes of terror.” 16 minutes ago from web

    follow her here or watch it on the Science channel (284 on Directv) or check out the JPL site