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“For the Lord searcheth all hearts, and understandeth all the imaginations of the thoughts.”
— 1 Chronicles 28:9

The people at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, as well as all of the people who played their parts in putting together the Mars rover Curiosity, which landed safe on Mars this past Sunday, had a very happy celebration.

There were manufacturers from large companies to small shops across the country, including a bicycle shop in Pennsylvania that helped to build a part of the rover to make it the success that it is.

The information the rover is going to gather is part of a long range plan for future space travel. Our space program started with the imagination of the person who started the Buck Rogers Comic Strip a few decades back...


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