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Watch InSight Land On Mars!

Will it crash and burn or successfully reach the Mars surface after a 6-month journey?

The OLPL Youth Services Department is happy to announce that on Monday, November 26th we will be showing the LIVE Mars landing of InSight around 2 pm in the Youth Services Program Room.  Everyone is welcome to attend. We will open up the room around 1:30 pm and begin streaming from NASA Mission Control.  Key landing activities and commentary will be broadcasted as well.

The video below shows many of the steps InSight will need to successfully complete in order for it to land safely on Mars.  There is no guarantee of landing time or success, hence the end time of this program is dependant on InSight.

Check out this link to see all the cool tests InSight will be performing on Mars, learn more about InSight's components and manipulate some of it's moving parts.

Created by Emily Kenny on Nov 8th, 2018 @ 5:21 PM.
Updated on Nov 26th, 2018 @ 12:24 PM.