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Meet Bridget: Looking for life on Mars

Duration: 05:36

Bridget a prototype Mars Rover has been built for exploring distant planets and searching for signs of life.

So far she's been to Tenerife and the Atacama desert in Chile to test her skills at negotiating rocky terrain. Abbie Hutty, a spacecraft structure engineer joined Charlie and Louise to explain Bridget's development.

Available since: Thu 9 Jan 2014

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Breakfast 09/01/2014

The latest news, sport, business and weather from the BBC's Breakfast team.

First broadcast: 09 Jan 2014

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