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