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News and Features - NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
  1. NASA Rover Opportunity Views Comet Near Mars

    Mars Rover Opportunity's View of Passing Comet

    NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity caught an image of a celestial visitor -- comet C/2013 A1 Siding Spring -- as the comet approached near to Mars on Oct. 19, 2014.

  2. NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter Studies Comet Flyby

    Illustration of the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter

    NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, which has sent home more data about Mars than all other missions combined, is also now providing data about a comet that buzzed The Red Planet on October 19.

  3. NASA's Mars Odyssey Orbiter Watches Comet Fly Near

    Artist's concept of NASA's Mars Odyssey spacecraft

    The longest-lived robot ever sent to Mars came through its latest challenge in good health, reporting home on schedule after sheltering behind Mars from possible comet dust.

  4. All Three NASA Mars Orbiters Healthy After Comet Flyby

    Artist's concept showing NASA's Mars orbiters lining up behind the Red Planet

    All three NASA orbiters around Mars confirmed their healthy status Sunday after each took shelter behind Mars during a period of risk from dust released by a passing comet.

  5. NASA's MAVEN Studies Passing Comet and Its Effects

    Illustration of the MAVEN Mars orbiter

    NASA's newest orbiter at Mars, MAVEN, took precautions to avoid harm from a dust-spewing comet that flew near Mars today and is studying the flyby's effects on the Red Planet's atmosphere.

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