Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity News Archive - January 16, 2013
NASA's Curiosity rover is making its way towards a flat rock with pale veins that could provide more insight into the history of Mars.
The NASA mission that had the nation holding its breath as it tested an ingenious but never-before-used landing technique, and continues to amaze with new discoveries about Mars has been selected as the 2013 recipient of the Space Foundation's John L. "Jack" Swigert, Jr., Award for Space Exploration.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.