NASA's next Mars rover will land at the foot of a layered mountain inside the planet's Gale crater the size of the combined area of Connecticut and Rhode Island. The Mars Science Laboratory, or Curiosity, is scheduled to launch late...
Yesterday, NASA announced that its next Mars rover, the Mars Science Laboratory (alias: Curiosity), was on track for a precision landing near Mount Sharp in the center of Gale Crater. The peak is made up of layers of sedimentary ro... Read Post
Onto Gale. – Ben NASA’s Next Mars Rover to Land at Gale Crater PASADENA, Calif. — NASA’s next Mars rover will land at the foot of a layered mountain inside the planet’s Gale crater. The car-sized Mars Science Laboratory, or Curiosit... Read Post
Curiosity, NASA's car-sized rover, also known as the Mars Science Lab, is scheduled for launch in late November or early December 2011 from the Kennedy Space Center. After an eight-month voyage to Mars, Curiosity will land at the fo... Read Post