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JPL Family Wishes MOM "Good Luck!" - 09/23/2014
India's Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) is preparing to fire its engines for capture into orbit around Mars.Read More >>
Drill Baby Drill! - 09/23/2014
This is a raw image showing Curiosity’s first “mini-drill” hole from a rock at Mount Sharp.See mini-drill image >>More raw images >>
Congratulations MAVEN! - 09/21/2014
Mars Orbit Insertion September 21, 2014 7:24 pm PDT (10:24 pm EDT)Read News Release >>More Info >>
Challenge to Participate in Future Mars Missions - 09/20/2014
NASA announced Saturday the opening of registration for its Mars Balance Mass Challenge, check it out and participate!Read More >>
NASA's Mars Curiosity Rover Arrives at Martian Mountain - 09/11/2014
Curiosity reaches Mt. Sharp, the rover mission's long-term prime destination!Read More >>MSL Extended Mission 1 Science Plan >>Archived Briefing >>
Mars Rover Opportunity's Vista Includes Long Tracks - 09/09/2014
Wheel tracks from about a month of driving on Mars recede into the distance in a recent color view captured by the Pancam on NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity.Read More >>Watch Video >>
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Investigating the Martian Atmosphere - 09/18/2014
The Martian surface bears ample evidence of flowing water in its youth, from crater lakes and riverbeds to minerals that only form in water.Watch Video >> Related Article
MAVEN Targeting Mars - 09/08/2014
NASA's MAVEN spacecraft is quickly approaching Mars on a mission to study its upper atmosphere. When it arrives on September 21, 2014, MAVEN's winding journey from Earth will culminate with a dramatic engine burn, pulling the spacecraft into an elliptical orbit.Watch Video >>Related Article >>
We made it! Curiosity reaches Mount Sharp - 09/11/2014
After 2 years and nearly 9 kilometers of driving, NASA's Mars Curiosity has arrived at the base of Mount Sharp.Watch Video >>Read Article >>
Opportunity's Long Tracks on Crater Rim - 09/09/2014
Overhead and on-the-ground views of the 25-mile journey NASA's Opportunity Mars rover has made since landing in 2004.Watch Video >>Related Article >>
Where are the Spacecraft?
Where is Curiosity?
Where are the Rovers?
Opportunity has reached Endeavour crater where it will spend time studying rocks never seen before. After a successful six-year mission, Spirit's mission has officially concluded. See the latest location maps  and  status reports.
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