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Monday (Nov 26) marked the one year anniversary since Mars Science Laboratory spacecraft was launched carrying NASA’s next-generation Mars Curiosity rover.
NASA will host a media teleconference at 10 a.m. PDT (1 p.m. EDT) Friday, Nov. 2, to provide an update on Curiosity's studies of the Martian atmosphere.
NASA announced today that its Curiosity rover is at a place on the Red Planet where it can scoop up its first soil for analysis.
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While it seems like Curiosity is the one getting all the headlines these days, NASA's "other" Mars rover, Opportunity, is still alive and well -- and en route to a new site to study the composition and internal structures of small spherical objects similar to the iron-rich ones previously discovered at its landing site.
- Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
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