Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter

A whole new world for Curiosity

(NASA) – This color-enhanced view — taken by the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) on NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter as the satellite flew overhead — shows the terrain around the rover’s landing site within […]

08/14/2012

NASA: Mars rover snapped pic of rocket stage crash

(AP) – The mysterious Mars photo has been solved. A NASA engineer said Friday he’s pretty sure a Curiosity rover camera caught the rocket stage crashing in the distance after it landed in Gale Crater […]

08/10/2012

NASA mission provides peek of the journey to Mars

(AP) – NASA‘s latest adventure to Mars has given the world more than just glimpses of a new alien landscape. It has opened a window into the trip itself, from video footage of the landing […]

08/07/2012

Curiosity's landscape in context

(NASA) – This picture of the Martian landing site of NASA’s Curiosity rover puts a color view obtained by the rover in the context of a computer simulation derived from images acquired from orbiting spacecraft. […]

08/07/2012

NASA cheers Mars landing, welcomes new photos

(AP) – NASA celebrated the precision landing of a rover on Mars and marveled over the mission’s first photographs Monday – grainy, black-and-white images of Martian gravel, a mountain at sunset and, most exciting of […]

08/06/2012

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