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EVAs 1-10


EVA 1: Phobos Peak | EVA 2: Base of Olympus Mons | EVA 3: Radio telescope #1 | EVA 4: Radio telescope #2
EVA 5: Oyster Fossil Field | EVA 6: Mid-Ridge Planitia | EVA 7: Restore Internet access | EVA 8: Candor Chasma
EVA 9: Snow test drive | EVA 10: Radio telescope #3

Date EVA Description and details
1-24-2010 1 Brian, Carla, and Luis went on a pedestrian EVA from the MDRS Hab towards Phobos Peak to a hill we’re calling Anchos Hill. The main purpose of the EVA was to acquaint everyone with the MDRS EVA suits and procedures.
 • EVA 1 Report
 • EveryTrail GPS track and photo slideshow
 • Garmin heartrate and elevation graphs
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1-24-2010 2 Kiri, Darrel, and Mike went on a pedestrian EVA from the MDRS Hab to the base of Olympus Mons. The main purpose of the EVA was to acquaint everyone with the MDRS EVA suits and procedures.
 • EVA 2 Report
 • EveryTrail GPS track and photo slideshow
 • Garmin heartrate and elevation graphs
2010-01-24_eva2
1-25-2010 3 Mike and Brian worked on the radio telscope next to the MDRS Hab. The work involved digging holes and (un)connecting cables.
 • EVA 3 Report
 • EveryTrail GPS track and photo slideshow
 • Garmin heartrate and elevation graphs
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1-25-2010 4 Mike, Kiri, Darrel, and Luis raised the north antenna of the radio telescope next to the MDRS Hab.
 • EVA 4 Report
 • EveryTrail GPS track and photo slideshow
 • Garmin heartrate and elevation graphs
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1-26-2010 5 Kiri, Darrel, and Brian ventured north of the Hab on their first rover EVA. They found a fossil oyster field amidst an expanse of beautiful vistas.
 • EVA 5 Report
 • EveryTrail GPS track and photo slideshow
 • Garmin heartrate and elevation graphs
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1-26-2010 6 Luis, Carla, and Mike explored Mid Ridge Planitia along Sagan St. west of the Hab. They collected some soil and snow samples to culture bacteria.
 • EVA 6 Report
 • EveryTrail GPS track and photo slideshow
 • Garmin heartrate and elevation graphs
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1-27-2010 7-8 Luis, Brian, and Carla first cleared snow off the satellite receiver (EVA 7) and then walked in the snow to Candor Chasma (EVA 8 ) to test navigation without GPS under low visibility conditions and collect biology samples.
 • EVA 7 Report
 • EVA 8 Report
 • EveryTrail GPS track and photo slideshow
 • Garmin heartrate and elevation graphs
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1-28-2010 9 Brian and Kiri cleared the snow accumulation on the satellite dish, cleaned mud off the rovers, and test-drove the rovers in the snow.
 • EVA 9 Report
 • EveryTrail GPS track and photo slideshow
 • Garmin heartrate and elevation graphs
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1-28-2010 10 Mike and Carla raised the last radio telescope antenna and built a snowman.
 • EVA 10 Report
 • EveryTrail GPS track and photo slideshow
 • Garmin heartrate and elevation graphs
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