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Curiosity on its way to Mars!

Yesterday morning, NASA successfully launched the Mars Science Laboratory — named Curiosity — toward the fourth planet. If, like me, you missed the launch itself (^%$#@&! sinuses) why then, here’s some pretty dramatic video of the liftoff: [Make sure to set it to 720p resolution!] The cool parts to watch are: about 2 minutes in [...]
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