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Russian Space Authorities Determine Cause of Failed Mars Probe: America
Western meddling--rather than Roscosmos--may be to blame for Phobos-Grunt disaster, says Roscosmos
Amateur Video: Phobos-Grunt’s Last Days In Orbit
Days before Phobos-Grunt reenters the atmosphere, a new video captures the failed Mars probe traveling backward above the Earth. Its...
Video: Phobos-Grunt Will Make Its Fiery Return to Earth Next Week
The doomed Russian spacecraft is expected to re-enter next Sunday
President Medvedev Suggests Punishing Those Responsible for Phobos-Grunt Debacle
Most of the sentiment surrounding Russia’s failed Mars-bound Phobos-Grunt has been a mix of guarded hopefulness that Roscosmos will recover...
Lost Mars Probe Briefly Phones Home, But the Window to Save the Phobos-Grunt Mission is Closing
Finally, Russia’s Phobos-Grunt spacecraft has called home. The European Space Agency has confirmed that Roscosmos’ marooned spacecraft–stuck in Earth orbit...
Phobos-Grunt, Still Stuck in Orbit, Could Burn Up in the Atmosphere in January
A brief window remains to rescue the craft
Russia’s Phobos-Grunt Mission to Mars is Stuck in Earth Orbit After Engines Fail to Fire
Engineers have three days to save the craft before its batteries run out
Russian Probe Launches Today, Heading to Mars’ Runt Moon
At 3:16 pm EST today, Russia will launch the Phobos-Grunt mission from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The unmanned probe...
Water Bears Are Headed for a Martian Moon
A delayed Russian mission will try again in two years to deliver Earth life to Phobos