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    Mars mission set for launch

    NASA’s MAVEN orbiter aims to unravel the mystery of the red planet’s missing atmosphere.

    Alexandra Witze

    12 November 2013

    The US$485-million spacecraft is now at Florida’s Cape Canaveral, waiting for a 28-day launch window that opens on 18 November. If MAVEN successfully reaches Mars ten months later, it will study how gases in the outer atmosphere escape into space — and how that rate of loss has changed over the past few billion years.

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