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Unlocking the Mysteries of Mars (On Assignment Nov. 29)i
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December 02, 2013 5:57 PM
VOA Urdu Service reporter Abdul Aziz Khan tells On Assignment's Philip Alexiou about his coverage of NASA's satellite launch to Mars. The MAVEN Mars satellite will be the first spacecraft to investigate the red planet's upper atmosphere and climate.

Unlocking the Mysteries of Mars (On Assignment Nov. 29)

Published December 02, 2013

VOA Urdu Service reporter Abdul Aziz Khan tells On Assignment's Philip Alexiou about his coverage of NASA's satellite launch to Mars. The MAVEN Mars satellite will be the first spacecraft to investigate the red planet's upper atmosphere and climate.

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“Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Verdicts Reveal Lingering Trauma”

Who are Iraq's Yazidis?”

“Hillary Clinton for President?”

“The Economic Power of Solar”

 

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