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NASA’s most advanced Mars Rover lands on the Red Planet

NASA’s most advanced Mars rover Curiosity has landed on the Red Planet. The one-ton rover, hanging by ropes from a rocket backpack, touched down onto Mars Sunday to end a 36-week flight and begin a two-year investigation. “Today, the wheels of Curiosity have begun to blaze the trail for human footprints on Mars.¬† Curiosity, the [...]

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Watch the Mars Landing online

It’s a big day tomorrow for Earthlings as they await the landing of NASA’s space rover ‘Curiosity’.¬†Curiosity will look for “the ingredients of life”, the essential molecules and elements that go into living things. The landing will mark the beginning of a two-year prime mission to investigate Mars and is due to land on Monday,¬†August [...]

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