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    Curiosity Touches Down on Mars!

    by  • August 6, 2012 • Uncategorized • 1 Comment

    One of the first pictures taken by Curiosity on the surface of Mars. (Photo from nasa.gov/Mars)

    NASA’s “Curiosity” Mars Rover has officially touched down on the Red Planet. The rover successfully touched down on the surface of Mars right on schedule at about 1:30 AM Eastern Time Monday morning after traveling for 8 months across 500 million miles. Pictures are already being sent from the craft to NASA mission control...

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