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    RIP Colin Pillinger

    British planetary scientist and the man behind the Beagle Mars Lander, which despite the failure seemed to inspire peoples imagination. He had imagination and huge tenacity - a sad loss for British Science.

    Rest in Peace.

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    Never will the world see the likes of his glorious sideburns again

    A proper British inventor, enthusiastic and boyish and a delight any time he was on TV.

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    sad news.

    Ben

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    Oh! I am sorry to hear that

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    He will be missed, candy floss sideburns man



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