"Mole" of the device InSight at last disappeared under a surface of Mars

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The thermal probe of the American device InSigh could be buried completely in Martian soil, reports on October 18 a specialized site Astronyyus. Probe sensors - "mole" are intended for heat measurement under planet soil, in process of its deepening from a surface. It is planned to reach depth of 3-5 meters. The first attempts of immersion of the device under a surface of Mars were not crowned with success. The probe was designed so that it could pass through the friable soil creating a certain friction about its external case that everything will allow it to plunge with each breakthrough deeper; without the necessary friction "mole" simply...

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