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February 2008
Weekly Reader News - Senior;2/22/2008, Vol. 86 Issue 20, p4
The article reports on the flight of Messenger, a NASA spacecraft, within 15 miles of Mercury's surface to take photographs of the planet. There are challenges for the spacecraft getting to planet Mercury. Lead researcher Sean Solomon, of the Carnegie Institution in Washington, D.C., emphasize the need for better information on Mercury.


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