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Curiosity Rover
NASA's latest mission to explore the surface of Mars. Roving the Red Planet since Aug. 5, 2012 (PDT) (Aug 6 UTC).
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Curiosity Rover Jul 22
I come in peace. ChemCam delivers small laser bursts. Its camera looks at the color of light returned to detect composition.
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Curiosity Rover Jul 21
Both guaranteed to blow your mind.
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Curiosity Rover Jul 21
Dynamite with a Laser Beam: I can now choose rocks to zap with ChemCam on my own.
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Curiosity Rover Jul 20
Viking is on the other side of Mars from me. I'm in the Southern Hemisphere in Gale Crater.
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Curiosity Rover Jul 20
Lookin' Good, Viking! 's original Mars lander touched down in 1976.
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Curiosity Rover Jul 19
I've been busy catching data. Try :
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Curiosity Rover Jul 19
Right here! Looking forward to your questions, Cean. Stay curious :)
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Curiosity Rover Jul 19
Both I and the planned rover have just the one robotic arm each, in the front.
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Curiosity Rover Jul 19
Superstar! Saluting 's first Mars lander with live talks July 19-20 on
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Curiosity Rover Jul 16
Nice barrel roll!
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Curiosity Rover Jul 16
Check out my latest raw pics from Mars online here
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Curiosity Rover Jul 16
To be the best that never was? Check out five innovations on the upcoming rover:
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Curiosity Rover Jul 15
will carry MOXIE, an instrument made to extract O2 from Mars' thin atmosphere. This tech may help future astronauts.
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Curiosity Rover Jul 15
Right?! The atmosphere here is thin, so sound will likely seem distant and muffled. Can't wait for new data from .
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Curiosity Rover Jul 15
Yes! will have improved durability, thicker aluminum and better traction than my wheels.
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Curiosity Rover Jul 15
Where it's at: Sample caching, range nav & a microphone. All about the rover
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Curiosity Rover Jul 15
She doesn't have a name yet. I started out as the Mars Science Laboratory rover, and became "Curiosity" after an essay contest
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NASA Jul 15
NOW from the Mars Yard: Meet our rover and ask your Qs on Live:
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Curiosity Rover Jul 14
Family resemblance. Whole new mission. Friday, meet 's next rover on the
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Curiosity Rover Jul 11
Here I go again on my own. Down the only road I've ever known. Out of safe mode—back to work
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