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Reference numberAV/2/96
LevelItem
TitleBeagle 2 Mars Lander
Date2003
DescriptionProgramme on its development - from the initial idea by Professor Colin Pillinger FRS of the Open University, Milton Keynes, establishment of the project team, its development from 1998 and lift off in May 2003 as part of the Mars probe. First programme shown on Monday 2 June 2003, second part on Tuesday 3 June 2003 on BBC 2 Includes footage of its showing at the Royal Society New Frontiers Exhibition in July 1999, with Damien Hirst and Damon Albarn of the pop group 'Blur' attending, and the meeting at the Royal Society in May 2003 including the European Space Agency when the lander took off from Kazakhastan
Extent2 cassettes (Part I and 2)
FormatVideo recording
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA4367Pillinger; Colin Trevor (1943 - 2014)1943 - 2014
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