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Full speed ahead

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NASAs Curiosity rover has made its first test drive on Mars. On sol 16 the rover moved forward 4.5m, turned 120°, and finally reversed 2.5m, leaving behind a series of visible tracks at the Bradbury (recently named after the writer Ray … Continue reading

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Still curious…

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Spectacular images returned by NASAs Curiosity rover from the surface of Mars are enabling scientists to piece together a geological map of the rover’s landing site and surrounding area. The images, captured by the rover’s MastCam, suggest a terrain similar … Continue reading

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