Saturday, November 26, 2011

Mars Rover Curiosity Takes Off

Source - NASA Science News for Nov. 26, 2011

NASA's biggest and most capable Mars rover ever left Earth this morning in a picture perfect launch from Cape Canaveral. The new rover, named "Curiosity", is due to reach the Red Planet in August 2012.


To learn more about Curiosity's landing site on Mars, check out the video "The Strange Attraction of Gale Crater":

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