Hippo at SpaceX and JPL Open House - Jun 9th 2018

 

Tom with Falcon 9 rocket booster at SpaceX HQ on 1 Rocket Road in Hawthorne, CA - image 1 of 29

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Rocket booster that stuck the first Falcon 9 rocket landing back on earth - image 2 of 29

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The Gang photographing the Falcon 9 rocket booster - image 3 of 29

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The Gang with Falcon 9 rocket booster - image 4 of 29

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Falcon 9 rocket booster landing platform at the LA Port - image 5 of 29

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The Gang at JPL, Pasadena - image 6 of 29

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1/10 model of Cassini Orbiter (launched 1997, plunged into Saturn 9-15-2017) - image 7 of 29

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Life-size model of Curiosity, the Mars Exploration Rover - image 8 of 29

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The Gang with Curiosity - image 9 of 29

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The Mars Exploration lander - image 10 of 29

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Full-size Mars Exploration rover Spirit - image 11 of 29

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Tom with 1/10 scale model of Cassini Orbiter (on 9-15-2017 it plunged into Saturn) - image 12 of 29

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1/10 scale of Voyager 1 (launched in 1977, studied Jupiter 1979 and Saturn 1980) - image 13 of 29

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Small model of the Mars Pathfinder Sojourner rover - image 14 of 29

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Small model of the Mars Pathfinder Opportunity rover - image 15 of 29

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1/10 scale model of the Mars Global Surveyor (launched 1996, finds liquid water) - image 16 of 29

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1/25 scale model of the Hubble Space Telescope (earth orbit in 1990) - image 17 of 29

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1/25 scale model of Magellan (explored Venus 1989-1994) - image 18 of 29

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1/20 scale model of Deep Impact-Epoxi (7-2005 impactor of Comet Tempel 1) - image 19 of 29

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The Gang at JPL Open House in Pasadena - image 20 of 29

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The Gang just finished visiting the Spacecraft Assembly Facility - image 21 of 29

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The new Mars rover being assembled at the Spacecraft Assembly Facility at JPL - image 22 of 29

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The Gang inside the Operations center at JPL - image 23 of 29

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The Operations center at JPL - image 24 of 29

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Hip and Amelia with Galileo - image 25 of 29

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Hip pointing at Cassini which plunged into Saturn on Sept 15th 2017 (bye bye) - image 26 of 29

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Boats docked at the LA Port - image 27 of 29

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Boarding the fishing boat at the LA Port - image 28 of 29

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The Gang at Malbec Argentina - image 29 of 29

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