Vanished Mars Spacecraft Found by Amateurs 41 Years Later (VIDEO)

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April 16 2013 4:10 PM

Vanished Mars Spacecraft Found by Amateurs 41 Years Later (VIDEO)

In 1972, Russian lander Mars 3 reached its destination on Earth's red neighbor, beeped for about 15 seconds, and then went silent forever.

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