The Mars rover is driving along the Vera Rubin ridge, a slope rich in clay minerals that require water to form.
Curiosity had a productive three months driving along the front of Vera Rubin Ridge, gathering photos and data with its arm instruments, finally driving up on to the ridge on sol 1809.
A new self-portrait of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover shows the vehicle on Vera Rubin Ridge, which it has been investigating for the past several months. Directly behind the rover is the start of a clay-rich slope scientists are eager ...
The rover used its arm and camera ensemble to take a selfie on the Red Planet's Vera Rubin Ridge.