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Space: Mars Exploration / Shirley Interview #418194

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jul 03, 1997
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Interview held with the manager of the Mars exploration program about the Pathfinder mission. [NASA's Donna SHIRLEY - explains the significance of the Pathfinder mission for exploration of the solar system; outlines what will happen when the Pathfinder reaches the atmosphere of Mars, hits and lands on the surface and releases the rover that is named for American historical figure Sojourner Truth; admits that space travel is risky, but expresses confidence that the Pathfinder mission will work; explains the answers being sought by the space mission.] Graphic design shown of what Sojourner will look for on Mars.

Reporter(s):
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:06:10

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