Viking 2

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Name: Viking 2
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Buy a spare Mars Viking lander project rocket engine

Own a piece of space history. RR Auction Long before NASA's Curiosity rover ever existed, the US sent a couple of intrepid missions to Mars thanks to the Viking program. Viking 1 and Viking 2 reached Mars orbit in 1976, way back when bell-bottoms were ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

This Day in History: September 3

WCBI – Ebay is one of the world’s largest online marketplaces. Today in 1995, 19 years ago, it was officially founded.It’s an online auction website founded by Pierre Omidyar in San Jose, California.Practically anyone can buy and sell practically anything. ... [Published WCBI - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

On this day: First Britons to sail the Atlantic

Events, births and anniversaries3 September1189: Coronation of King Richard I, the Lion Heart, in Westminster Abbey.1650: Scottish army of Charles II, under Sir David Leslie, routed by the English Parliamentarians under Oliver Cromwell at Dunbar.1651: ... [Published The Scotsman - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

The 'face' on Rosetta's comet: Eerily human features spotted on 67P as the icy rock hurtles through deep space

| Updated: 05:22 EST, 11 August 2014The world is eagerly awaiting sharper images of 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko after Rosetta went into orbit around the comet last week.But one image has already caused excitement among space enthusiasts after the outline ... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Today in History: July 25, 2014

Today is the 206th day of 2014 and the 35th day of summer.TODAY’S HISTORY : In 1952, Puerto Rico became a self-governing U.S. commonwealth.In 1978, Louise Joy Brown, the first baby to be conceived via in vitro fertilization, was born in Manchester, E ... [Published Columbia Daily Herald - Jul 25 2014]

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RR Auction describes the engine as "as close to a flown engine from the project as you will find." Essentially, the company is daring you to pop over to Mars to try to pick up a flown engine if the spare isn't authentic enough for you...
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"They are there in complete isolation. In the coming days we can say more about what these features are."

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On this day: First Britons to sail the Atlantic [Published The Scotsman - Sep 03 2014]
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