OU Planetary Robotics Student Team

Help Open University students complete exciting educational space projects

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Receive our thanks, and updates during the course of the project

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Estimated delivery: 1 June 2019

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A personal update and photos from the team as they build and test the rover, rocket and payload

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'Get Your Ass To Mars' T-shirt Colour - GREY Size - SMALL Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts, a craze started by Mars enthusiast and Apollo astronaut Buzz Aldrin, and referencing the quote from cult Mars film: Total Recall. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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Mars Society T-shirt. The Mars Society created the Mars Desert Research Station marssociety.org Colour - RED Size - MEDIUM Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts showing a great image of the planet Mars. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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Mars Society T-shirt. The Mars Society created the Mars Desert Research Station marssociety.org Colour - RED Size - LARGE Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts showing a great image of the planet Mars. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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Mars Society T-shirt. The Mars Society created the Mars Desert Research Station marssociety.org Colour - LIGHT BLUE Size - SMALL Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts showing a great image of the planet Mars. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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Mars Society T-shirt. The Mars Society created the Mars Desert Research Station marssociety.org Colour - LIGHT BLUE Size - MEDIUM Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts showing a great image of the planet Mars. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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Mars Society T-shirt. The Mars Society created the Mars Desert Research Station marssociety.org Colour - LIGHT BLUE Size - LARGE Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts showing a great image of the planet Mars. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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'Get Your Ass To Mars' T-shirt Colour - GREY Size - MEDIUM Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts, a craze started by Mars enthusiast and Apollo astronaut Buzz Aldrin, and referencing the cult Mars film: Total Recall. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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Estimated delivery: 1 April 2019

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'Get Your Ass To Mars' T-shirt Colour - GREY Size - EXTRA LARGE Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts, a craze started by Mars enthusiast and Apollo astronaut Buzz Aldrin, and referencing the cult Mars film: Total Recall. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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'Get Your Ass To Mars' T-shirt Colour - BLUE Size - SMALL Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts, a craze started by Mars enthusiast and Apollo astronaut Buzz Aldrin, and referencing the quote from cult Mars film: Total Recall. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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Estimated delivery: 1 April 2019

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'Get Your Ass To Mars' T-shirt Colour - BLUE Size - MEDIUM Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts, a craze started by Mars enthusiast and Apollo astronaut Buzz Aldrin where he references the quote from cult Mars film: Total Recall. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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Estimated delivery: 1 April 2019

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'Get Your Ass To Mars' T-shirt Colour - BLUE Size - LARGE Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts, a craze started by Mars enthusiast and Apollo astronaut Buzz Aldrin, and referencing cult Mars film: Total Recall. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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Estimated delivery: 1 April 2019

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'Get Your Ass To Mars' T-shirt Colour - GREY Size - LARGE Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts, a craze started by Mars enthusiast and Apollo astronaut Buzz Aldrin, and referencing the quote from cult Mars film, Total Recall. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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Estimated delivery: 1 April 2019

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Mars Society T-shirt. The Mars Society created the Mars Desert Research Station marssociety.org Colour - RED Size - EXTRA LARGE Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts showing a great image of the planet Mars. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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Mars Society T-shirt. The Mars Society created the Mars Desert Research Station marssociety.org Colour - LIGHT BLUE Size - EXTRA LARGE Just a few of these tongue-in-cheek T-shirts showing a great image of the planet Mars. See the T shirts here https://wordpress.com/post/ou-planetaryrobotics.com/99

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To help celebrate OU50; 50 years of the Open University. 50 of the 3D printed particles in the experiment will be branded in the OU colour blue, and accelerated to over 7G to 600 mph as part of the payload. Sponsor an OU particle and receive updates and videos of the preparation and execution of the experiment.

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Estimated delivery: 1 July 2019

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Send us a digital signature (or even just your name) and we'll have a decal printed of it and mounted onto the rocket which will fly in the competition. Each decal (i.e. your signature on the rocket) will be 2 X 10cm. Includes personalised updates on the project with images and news.

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Estimated delivery: 1 June 2019

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Attend a test event with the team and the rocket. Launches are on Sundays at locations in Cambridgeshire or the Midlands. Once reward is sponsored, a list of dates will be given for you to select at date prior to June 2019.

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Estimated delivery: 1 June 2019

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Meet the team at the OU campus in Milton Keynes, see the rocket and be guided through how the rocket works, and the function of the payload and the science behind the experiment (researching formation of planetary bodies) Includes a tour of OU space-instrumentation labs developing instruments for European Space Agency missions, including JUICE; exploring Jupiter's icy moons.

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Estimated delivery: 1 August 2019