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Mars revisited: NASA spacecraft days away from risky landing

FILE – This illustration made available by NASA in 2018 shows the InSight lander drilling into the surface of Mars. InSight, short for Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport, is scheduled to arrive at the planet on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. (NASA via AP) NY801 NY801

NASA's InSight makes its entrance through the Martian skies on Monday, Nov. 26, after a six-month, 300 million-mile journey. It will be the first American spacecraft to land since the Curiosity rover in 2012 and the first dedicated to exploring underground.  WATCH

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