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NPHET to be 'significantly scaled back' from late October as restrictions end
NPHET and its sub-groups will move out of the ‘emergency phase’ of the pandemic.
Mars missions scaled back in April because of sun
For much of April, the sun blocks the line of sight between Earth and Mars, making it difficult for engineers to send instructions or hear from spacecraft Curiosity and Opportunity.