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An edited collection of advanced computing news from Communications of the ACM, ACM TechNews, other ACM resources, and news sites around the Web.


Take a Spin on the Moon and Mars
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Take a Spin on the Moon and Mars

The death of first moonwalker Neil Armstrong and the success of NASA's Curiosity rover have reignited interest in the idea of taking a spin on the moon and Mars...

Rover Reveals More of Martian Peak
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Rover Reveals More of Martian Peak

Newly received images from NASA's Curiosity rover are filling out the high-resolution view of its surroundings at Gale Crater on Mars—and providing an up-close...

Reprogrammed Mars Rover Getting Ready to Roll
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Reprogrammed Mars Rover Getting Ready to Roll

NASA's Curiosity rover is almost fully reprogrammed for its two-year, $2.5 billion science mission on Mars, and mission managers say it should be ready to take...

Is There a Virtual Mars in Our Future?
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Is There a Virtual Mars in Our Future?

Imagine a day when virtual reality gets so good that you could take a computer-generated walk on the Martian surface, right here on Earth.

What a Win or Loss on Mars Will Mean
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What a Win or Loss on Mars Will Mean

Anyone who's looked at the "Seven Minutes of Terror" trailer for next month's Mars landing might have wondered whether the planners behind NASA's $2.5 billion Mars...
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