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Mars Orbiter Sees 'Dry Ice' Snow On Mars
2012-09-12 04:45:09

Although lately it has been snapping images of Curiosity and its landing remnants, NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) data has given scientists the clearest evidence yet of carbon dioxide snowfalls on Mars.

Martian Clay Suggests Planet May Have Been Hotter, Less Wet
2012-09-10 08:13:47

Evidence that the surface of the Red Planet had a watery past is being challenged by scientists after studying rock samples from an old A-bomb test site in the Pacific.

Curiosity Sends Back New Images From Mars
2012-09-06 13:20:22

NASA held a telephone conference with reporters today to give an update about what Curiosity is up to on the Martian surface.

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2012-08-27 20:55:23

For the first time in history, the voice of a human has been transported back from Curiosity on the surface of Mars.

2012-08-16 23:02:43

TE’s KILOVAC Synonymous with Rugged Reliability in Harsh, Demanding Environments Harrisburg, PA (PRWEB) August 16, 2012 NASA’s Curiosity rover landed

NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover Lands In Perfect Spot, Produces Stunning Images
2012-08-09 08:12:50

NASA scientists are continuing to celebrate the successful landing of its Curiosity rover and after poring over data to determine the precise point of impact, space officials are even more excited to find that it actually made touchdown in the best spot possible from a scientific point-of-view.


Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.