Image from the Mars Curiosity rover. Image from the Twitter feed.
This artist’s concept depicts the moment that NASA’s Curiosity rover touches down on the Martian surface. The entry, descent, and landing (EDL) phase of the Mars Science Laboratory mission begins when the spacecraft reaches the Martian atmosphere.Reuters
This undated image made available by NASA shows Mars’ Gale Crater, looking south. AP

Publish date: August 6, 2012 12:43 pm| Modified date: August 6, 2012 12:43 pm

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