|AstrobioBot is ready for the big-time, but if he's going to have success at Mars... he needs an instrument make-over! Steve Squyres takes him to scientists around the country who are working on projects for the Astrobiology Science & Technology Instrument Development (ASTID) program. A new Mars mission is on the horizon in 2011, and there's a new suite of instruments that might be perfect for AstrobioBot!
|Keywords from Episode 35 |
|ASTID Program, Lens Imagers, Alpha Particle X-Ray Spectrometer (APXS)|