Women's Curiosity Day: Role Models for Rover Operations
Women Career Role Models - Videos
Meet some of the women team members and hear about the exciting and challenging jobs they do in science and engineering while working with Mars rover Curiosity.
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It Takes a Team
Both men and women from many diverse backgrounds operate NASA’s Mars Rover Curiosity. It takes about 100 people to plan and send commands that tell the rover what to do, plus make sure the rover is healthy and performing well.
On June 26, 2014, women working on the Mars Science Laboratory mission gathered to fill as many roles as possible all at once - 75% of the rover operations jobs.
Find out all about team members working that day, along with the kinds of jobs they did on June 26:
EXPLORING MARS, SEEKING SIGNS OF HABITABILITY