NASA Mars Orbiter Spies Rover Near Martian Butte- 4/16/2014
An image taken from orbit around Mars shows the Curiosity rover beside a rock layer that may become the mission's next drilling target.
Humans to Mars Summit
How will we send humans to Mars by 2030? Mars is hard! Hear epic ideas about what it will take to meet the opportunities and challenges.
Mars Close to Earth- 4/14/2014
On April 14, Mars and Earth are the nearest they’ll be till 2016!
Mysterious Bright Spots Explained- 4/8/2014
Images taken by Curiosity include bright spots. Such spots are not unusual in images. Possible explanations include a glint from a rock or cosmic-ray hit.
Great Close-up Views of Mars!- 4/8/2014
Earth and Mars are converging for a close encounter.
Rover's 5K Run
Curiosity logs 5K after a punishing trek over sharp terrain. To celebrate, JPLers put on their running shoes!
Curiosity Rover Report: Dating Younger Rocks
Curiosity has determined the age of a Martian rock and provided first readings of radiation on the surface of Mars.
Send a Postcard to Curiosity
Celebrate Curiosity's first year on Mars by sending the rover and the team a message.
Explore Curiosity's Journey in 3D
Follow Curiosity's drive and read about the latest updates on Curiosity's Journey on Mars!
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Take a Rover for a Spin
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Have you ever wondered why Mars is red?
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Where is Curiosity?
See a map of Curiosity's current location and check out the mission clock, which tells you how many days Curiosity has been at Gale Crater.
Learn About Me: Curiosity
My parts are similar to what a human would need to explore Mars (body, brains, eyes, arm, legs, etc.). Check it out though--sometimes they are located in odd places!
What's My Mission?
Enjoy this slideshow about Curiosity's mission: To see if Mars ever had the right conditions to support life!
How I Landed
Follow me through the Entry, Descent and Landing (EDL) phases of my Mission.
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