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Two Mars Rover Sites Get Science Stamp Of Approval MarsNews.com

Scientists working on NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover (MER) Project have picked the top two “scientific sweet spots”, the landing sites, for a set of soon-to-be-launched robotic spacecraft. MER scientists met in closed-door sessions late last week at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California to thrash out the merits of a handful of landing locales.