Jul 18 2005, 07:12 PM
QUOTE (Sunspot @ Jul 18 2005, 06:57 PM)
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/4671941.stmThe scientist who led Britain's Beagle 2 mission to Mars has told BBC News he has multiple sclerosis (MS)
Yes, I heard it - very sad. he said he'll keep on working, though!
Jul 18 2005, 07:26 PM
He was trying to do something fantastic, and I hope he keeps trying in a PI role - as the science package on B2 was fantastic....just trying to do the whole hog was a step too far I fear.
Hope it doesnt slow him down too much !!