Rather than being smashed as previously assumed it seems the UK's 2003 mars lander made it to the surface in one piece but failed to open its solar panels and power up.
Sadly the projects charismatic fundraiser and PI Prof Colin Pillinger died last year
The beagle HAD landed! watch
- Thread Starter
- 16-01-2015 11:32
- 16-01-2015 16:18
Such a shame he will never learn that it did actually land
A good effort by the UK and hopefully one we'll try again