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October 2009
Weekly Reader News - Senior;10/9/2009, Vol. 88 Issue 5, p2
The article reports on the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) robots placed in and around Mount St. Helens in Washington to help scientists figure out a coming eruption. Robotic sensors can measure underground movements that can signal an eruption. Another plan is to send robots to Mars, as told by scientist Steve Chien, to study the Red Planet's surface.


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