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Curiosity Finds Evidence Of Ancient Mars Stream
2012-09-27 13:51:33

It has been almost two months since NASA's Curiosity rover landed on Mars and it has already found evidence of an ancient stream on the Red Planet.

2012-09-09 08:49:32

After snapping several fascinating images of various landscapes since landing on Mars just over a month ago, Curiosity captured a picture of a whole different kind of wonder on Saturday -- itself.

Curiosity Lasers Zap First Martian Target
2012-08-20 09:07:08

You’re all alone on the surface of a bleak planet, you’re only able to travel at a snail’s pace, and the only contact you have with Earth is subject to a 14 minute delay. If ever there were a more appropriate time to fire off a laser with abandon, I can’t think of one.

Curiosity Images Keep On Coming
2012-08-15 05:19:55

Curiosity just keeps the images coming, as NASA unleashed a few more photos this week taken by and of the latest Martian rover.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.