Birdseye view. Lander is in the center. Curved ramp brings viewers to an elevated deck looking on the curved enclosure. Cubicles on the side house researchers and technician. Preliminary Sketches for Viewing Site at a local laboratory for the "Phoenix" Lander scheduled to land on Mars in 2007.


Photo from NASA of Mars from earlier roving landers. The photo shows how the design would try to enclose viewers in the dusty, darker Martian world.

 

UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA

DEPARTMENT OF LUNAR AND PLANETARY SCIENCES

Mars "Phoenix" Lander Practice Bed and Public Education Installation

2007

Director of Project: Dr. Peter Smith

 

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