Sunday, August 12, 2012

Mars Pics

 


Curiosity rover, NASA’s most recent robotic, nuclear-powered Mars rover, successfully landed on Mars on 6 August 2012.  It is a car-sized mobile scientific laboratory and it landed in Gale Crater, less than 2.4km from its target after a journey of 563,270,400 km.  Mars rover was launched on 26 November 2011. 

-          News report


Byter Leo has sent me some pics from that mission.  Here is his email:

Beautiful and incredible images from the latest batch of photographs from Curiosity rover.









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