Quantcast

Latest Rover Stories

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

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.

7729825312_d4fcf1a296_o-617x416
2012-08-14 20:51:31

Mohawk Man may be a new Internet sensation, but NASA will need a new kind of superhero to keep one hacker at bay from its new Curiosity rover.

Obama Congratulates NASA Curiosity Team
2012-08-14 05:14:43

"What you've accomplished embodies the American spirit." This praise came from President Barack Obama in a phone call to the operations team, in which he lauded NASA's "incredibly impressive" mission in landing the Curiosity rover on Mars last week.

125128-120811-mars-curiosity
2012-08-13 07:06:04

Was it wreckage from an extraterrestrial spacecraft? Was it a smudge of dirt on the camera lens? Was it a dust devil that just happened to be in the right place at the right time?

676029main_pia16052-color-full_full
2012-08-12 09:48:17

After traveling more than 350 million miles through space en route to the Red Planet, the Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity landed less than two miles from its target destination when it touched down last Monday.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
Related