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Mars Science Lab – Connecting The Past And The Future
2012-08-03 09:26:46

[ Watch the Video "Seven Minutes of Terror" ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online John Donne, the poet, wrote, "No man is an island, Entire of itself."  That is as true of technology as it is of people. When the Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover lands in Gale Crater, it will be drawing on support from missions past, and creating data and contributions for missions decades in the future. "Curiosity is a bold step forward in learning about our...

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