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European probe begins perilous Mars landing

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European probe begins perilous Mars landing

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landing on Mars is very difficult so far more attempts to land on Mars has failed and have succeeded , %HESITATION their boulders to run into their unpredictable winds and they're just , its main purpose is to test the landing technology for Europe rover which will follow in twenty twenty , if there is life may scientists think it will be buried in the Martian soil evidence either way may have to wait for the next probe items of the lander is basically a dress rehearsal , %HESITATION looking for trace gases that indicate power