Jul. 16,2014Rover Images Show Laser FlashNASA's Curiosity Mars rover has caught the first images of sparks on a Martian rock that result from the rover's laser instrument examining the rock. › Read More
Flash from Curiosity Rover's Laser Hitting a Martian Rock - 7/16/2014
The sparks that appear on the baseball-sized rock result from the laser of the ChemCam instrument on NASA's Curiosity Mars rover hitting the rock.