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read the article 'NASA Encourages Public To Explore Its Curiosity With New Rover-Themed Badge On Foursquare'
December 27, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA and the mobile application Foursquare have teamed up to help the public unlock its scientific curiosity with a new rover-themed Curiosity Explorer badge.
read the article 'NASA Encourages Public To Explore Its Curiosity With New Rover-Themed Badge On Foursquare' Read More
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read the article 'Orbiter Spies Where Rover's Cruise Stage Hit Mars'
December 5, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Pictures from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter show scars on the surface of the Red Planet where discarded pieces of the Mars Science Laboratory spacecraft hit the ground.
read the article 'Orbiter Spies Where Rover's Cruise Stage Hit Mars' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Announces Robust Multi-Year Mars Program; New Rover To Close Out Decade Of New Missions'
December 4, 2012
Source: NASA

Building on the success of Curiosity's Red Planet landing, NASA has announced plans for a robust multi-year Mars program, including a new robotic science rover set to launch in 2020.
read the article 'NASA Announces Robust Multi-Year Mars Program; New Rover To Close Out Decade Of New Missions' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Opportunity Rover Does Walkabout of Crater Rim'
December 4, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The latest work assignment for NASA's long-lived Mars rover Opportunity is a further examination of an area where the robot just completed a walkabout.
read the article 'NASA Opportunity Rover Does Walkabout of Crater Rim' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Fully Analyzes First Martian Soil Samples'
December 3, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars Curiosity rover has used its full array of instruments to analyze Martian soil for the first time, and found a complex chemistry within the Martian soil.
read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Fully Analyzes First Martian Soil Samples' Read More
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read the article 'Update Set In San Francisco About Curiosity Mars Rover'
November 29, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The next news conference about the NASA Mars rover Curiosity will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. 3, in San Francisco at the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU).
read the article 'Update Set In San Francisco About Curiosity Mars Rover' Read More
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read the article 'Regional Dust Storm Dissipating'
November 27, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

A regional dust storm on Mars, tracked from orbit since Nov. 10, appears to be abating rather than going global.
read the article 'Regional Dust Storm Dissipating' Read More
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read the article 'One Year After Launch, Curiosity Rover Busy on Mars'
November 26, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Mission launched a year ago today, putting the rover Curiosity on its way to Gale Crater, where it has been working for 16 weeks.
read the article 'One Year After Launch, Curiosity Rover Busy on Mars' Read More
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read the article 'Supersonic Decelerator Project 'On Track' for Success'
November 19, 2012
Source: NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center

NASA has completed three key milestones in its development of new atmospheric deceleration technologies to support exploration missions across the solar system.
read the article 'Supersonic Decelerator Project 'On Track' for Success' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Rover Providing New Weather And Radiation Data About Mars'
November 15, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Observations of wind patterns and natural radiation patterns on Mars by NASA's Curiosity rover are helping scientists better understand the environment on the Red Planet's surface.
read the article 'NASA Rover Providing New Weather And Radiation Data About Mars' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Hosts Nov. 15 Telecon About Mars Rover Progress'
November 13, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA will host a media teleconference at 11 a.m. PST (2 p.m. EST) on Thursday, Nov. 15, to provide an update about the Curiosity rover's mission to Mars' Gale Crater.
read the article 'NASA Hosts Nov. 15 Telecon About Mars Rover Progress' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Rover Finds Clues to Changes in Mars' Atmosphere'
November 2, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's car-sized rover, Curiosity, has taken significant steps toward understanding how Mars may have lost much of its original atmosphere.
read the article 'NASA Rover Finds Clues to Changes in Mars' Atmosphere' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Hosts Nov. 2 Teleconference About Mars Rover Progress'
October 31, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA will host a media teleconference at 10 a.m. PDT (1 p.m. EDT) on Friday, Nov. 2, to provide an update on Curiosity's studies of the Martian atmosphere
read the article 'NASA Hosts Nov. 2 Teleconference About Mars Rover Progress' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Rover's First Soil Studies Help Fingerprint Martian Minerals'
October 30, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has completed initial experiments showing the mineralogy of Martian soil is similar to weathered basaltic soils of volcanic origin in Hawaii.
read the article 'NASA Rover's First Soil Studies Help Fingerprint Martian Minerals' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Oct. 30 Telecon About Mars Curiosity Progress'
October 26, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA will host a media teleconference at 11:30 a.m. PDT (2:30 p.m. EDT) on Tuesday, Oct. 30, to provide an update about the Curiosity rover's mission to Mars' Gale Crater.
read the article 'NASA Oct. 30 Telecon About Mars Curiosity Progress' Read More
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read the article 'Mars Soil Sample Delivered for Analysis Inside Rover'
October 18, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has ingested its first solid sample into an analytical instrument inside the rover, a capability at the core of the two-year mission.
read the article 'Mars Soil Sample Delivered for Analysis Inside Rover' Read More
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read the article 'NASA To Host Mars Curiosity Rover Teleconference Oct. 18'
October 16, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA will host a media teleconference at noon PDT (3 p.m. EDT) on Thursday, Oct. 18, about the latest status of the Curiosity rover's mission to Mars.
read the article 'NASA To Host Mars Curiosity Rover Teleconference Oct. 18' Read More
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read the article 'Mars Rock Touched By NASA Curiosity Has Surprises'
October 11, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The first Martian rock NASA's Curiosity rover has reached out to touch presents a more varied composition than expected from previous missions.
read the article 'Mars Rock Touched By NASA Curiosity Has Surprises' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Mars Curiosity Rover Prepares To Study Martian Soil'
October 4, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Curiosity rover is in a position on Mars where scientists and engineers can begin preparing the rover to take its first scoop of soil for analysis.
read the article 'NASA Mars Curiosity Rover Prepares To Study Martian Soil' Read More
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read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Rover Checks in on Mars Using Foursquare'
October 3, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover checked in on Mars Wednesday using the mobile application Foursquare.
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Rover Checks in on Mars Using Foursquare' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Hosts Teleconference About Mars Curiosity Rover Progress'
October 2, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA will host a media teleconference at 11 a.m. PDT (2 p.m. EDT) on Thursday, Oct. 4, to provide a status update on the Curiosity rover's mission to Mars' Gale Crater.
read the article 'NASA Hosts Teleconference About Mars Curiosity Rover Progress' Read More
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read the article 'Mars Rover Opportunity Working At 'Matijevic Hill''
September 28, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars rover Opportunity, well into its ninth year on Mars, will work for the next several weeks or months at a site with some of the mission's most intriguing geological features.
read the article 'Mars Rover Opportunity Working At 'Matijevic Hill'' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Rover Finds Old Streambed On Martian Surface'
September 27, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Curiosity rover mission has found evidence a stream once ran vigorously across the area on Mars where the rover is driving.
read the article 'NASA Rover Finds Old Streambed On Martian Surface' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Targets Unusual Rock Enroute To First Destination'
September 19, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has driven up to a football-size rock that will be the first for the rover's arm to examine.
read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Targets Unusual Rock Enroute To First Destination' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Opportunity Reveals Geological Mystery'
September 14, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's long-lived rover Opportunity has returned an image of the Martian surface that is puzzling researchers.
read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Opportunity Reveals Geological Mystery' Read More
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read the article 'Mars Rover Curiosity Arm Tests Nearly Complete'
September 12, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars Curiosity team has almost finished robotic arm tests in preparation for the rover to touch and examine its first Martian rock.
read the article 'Mars Rover Curiosity Arm Tests Nearly Complete' Read More
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read the article 'Next Mars Mission Enters Final Phase Before Launch'
September 11, 2012
Source: Goddard Space Flight Center

NASA's Mars Atmosphere And Volatile EvolutioN (MAVEN) mission has passed a critical milestone, Key Decision Point-D or KDP-D.
read the article 'Next Mars Mission Enters Final Phase Before Launch' Read More
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read the article 'JPL to Stream Mars Curiosity Telecon and Lecture'
September 11, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA will host a media teleconference at 11 a.m. PDT (2 p.m. EDT) tomorrow (Wednesday, Sept. 12), to provide a status update on the Curiosity rover's mission to Mars' Gale Crater.
read the article 'JPL to Stream Mars Curiosity Telecon and Lecture' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Orbiter Observations Point to 'Dry Ice' Snowfall on Mars'
September 11, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter data have given scientists the clearest evidence yet of carbon-dioxide snowfalls on Mars.
read the article 'NASA Orbiter Observations Point to 'Dry Ice' Snowfall on Mars' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Mars Exploration Rover Team To Be Honored'
September 7, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The mission team for NASA's long-lived Mars Exploration Rovers Spirit and Opportunity will be awarded the Haley Space Flight Award. The team will receive the award Sept. 12 during the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Space 2012 Conference and Exposition in Pasadena, Calif.
read the article 'NASA Mars Exploration Rover Team To Be Honored' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Curiosity Begins Arm-Work Phase'
September 6, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

After driving more than a football field's length since landing, NASA's Mars rover Curiosity is spending several days preparing for full use of the tools on its arm.
read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Curiosity Begins Arm-Work Phase' Read More
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read the article 'NASA to Host Telecon About Curiosity Rover Progress'
September 5, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA will host a media teleconference at 10 a.m. PDT (1 p.m. EDT) on Thursday, Sept. 6, to provide a status update on the Curiosity rover's mission to Mars' Gale Crater.
read the article 'NASA to Host Telecon About Curiosity Rover Progress' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Curiosity Rover Begins Eastbound Trek On Martian Surface'
August 29, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has set off from its landing vicinity on a trek to a science destination about a quarter mile (400 meters) away, where it may begin using its drill.
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read the article 'NASA Curiosity Rover Begins Eastbound Trek On Martian Surface' Read More
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read the article 'Curiosity Rover Plays First Song Transmitted From Another Planet'
August 28, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

For the first time in history, a recorded song has been beamed back to Earth from another planet.
read the article 'Curiosity Rover Plays First Song Transmitted From Another Planet' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Rover Returns Voice and Telephoto Views From Martian Surface'
August 27, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars Curiosity has debuted the first recorded human voice that traveled from Earth to another planet and back.
read the article 'NASA Rover Returns Voice and Telephoto Views From Martian Surface' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Begins Driving At Bradbury Landing'
August 22, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has begun driving from its landing site, which scientists announced today they have named for the late author Ray Bradbury.
read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Begins Driving At Bradbury Landing' Read More
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read the article 'New Insight on Mars Expected From New NASA Mission'
August 20, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

On Aug. 20, NASA announced the selection of InSight, a new Discovery-class mission that will probe Mars at new depths looking into the deep interior of Mars.
read the article 'New Insight on Mars Expected From New NASA Mission' Read More
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read the article 'New NASA Mission To take First Look Deep Inside Mars'
August 20, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA has selected a new mission, set to launch in 2016, that will take the first look into the deep interior of Mars to see why the Red Planet evolved so differently from Earth as one of our solar system's rocky planets.
read the article 'New NASA Mission To take First Look Deep Inside Mars' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Announces Curiosity Rover Media Events Schedule'
August 19, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA will host several media teleconferences and/or news conferences to provide Curiosity rover mission updates in the coming weeks.
read the article 'NASA Announces Curiosity Rover Media Events Schedule' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Curiosity Team Pinpoints Site For First Drive'
August 17, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The scientists and engineers of NASA's Curiosity rover mission have selected the first driving destination for their one-ton, six-wheeled mobile Mars laboratory.
read the article 'NASA Curiosity Team Pinpoints Site For First Drive' Read More
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read the article 'Orbiter Views NASA's New Mars Rover In Color'
August 14, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The first color image taken from orbit showing NASA's rover Curiosity on Mars includes details of the layered bedrock on the floor of Gale Crater that the rover is beginning to investigate.
read the article 'Orbiter Views NASA's New Mars Rover In Color' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Team Hears From President Obama'
August 13, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

President Barack Obama will congratulate members of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover team at the agency's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., at 8 a.m. PDT (11 a.m. EDT) this morning.
read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Team Hears From President Obama' Read More
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read the article 'Curiosity Sends High-Resolution Color Images from Gale Crater'
August 11, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Curiosity rover has returned high-resolution color images of its surroundings on Mars that reveal a landscape not unlike portions of the southwestern United States.
read the article 'Curiosity Sends High-Resolution Color Images from Gale Crater' Read More
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read the article 'Curiosity's Daily Update: Curiosity Preps for a Planned 'Brain Transplant''
August 10, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Preparations continue for Curiosity's surface operations.
read the article 'Curiosity's Daily Update: Curiosity Preps for a Planned 'Brain Transplant'' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Curiosity Mars Rover Installing Smarts For Driving'
August 10, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity will spend its first weekend on Mars transitioning to software better suited for tasks ahead, such as driving and using its strong robotic arm.
read the article 'NASA Curiosity Mars Rover Installing Smarts For Driving' Read More
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read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Beams Back A Color 360 of Gale Crater'
August 9, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The first images from Curiosity's color Mast Camera, or Mastcam, have been received by scientists at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif.
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Beams Back A Color 360 of Gale Crater' Read More
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read the article 'First 360-Degree Panorama From NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover'
August 9, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Remarkable image sets from NASA's Curiosity rover and Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter are continuing to develop the story of Curiosity's landing and first days on Mars.
read the article 'First 360-Degree Panorama From NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover' Read More
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read the article 'Orbiter Images NASA's Martian Lanscape Additions'
August 7, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Late Monday night, an image from the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera aboard NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter captured the Curiosity rover and the components that helped it survive its seven-minute ordeal from space to its present location in Mars’ Gale Crater.
read the article 'Orbiter Images NASA's Martian Lanscape Additions' Read More
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read the article 'New Mars Rover Beams Back Images Showing Its Descent'
August 6, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Earlier today, just hours after NASA's Curiosity rover landed on Mars, a select group of images taken by the onboard Mars Descent Imager, or MARDI, were beamed back to Earth.
read the article 'New Mars Rover Beams Back Images Showing Its Descent' Read More
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read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Rover Caught in the Act Landing'
August 6, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

An image from the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera aboard NASA's Mars Reconnaissance orbiter captured the Curiosity rover still connected to its 51-foot-wide (almost 16 meter) parachute as it descended towards its landing site at Gale Crater.
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Rover Caught in the Act Landing' Read More
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read the article 'NASA's New Mars Rover Sends Higher-Resolution Image'
August 6, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

About two hours after landing on Mars and beaming back its first image, NASA's Curiosity rover transmitted a higher-resolution image of its new Martian home, Gale Crater.
read the article 'NASA's New Mars Rover Sends Higher-Resolution Image' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Lands Car-Size Rover Beside Martian Mountain'
August 6, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's most advanced Mars rover Curiosity has landed on the Red Planet. The one-ton rover, hanging by ropes from a rocket backpack, touched down onto Mars Sunday to end a 36-week flight and begin a two-year investigation.
read the article 'NASA Lands Car-Size Rover Beside Martian Mountain' Read More
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read the article 'Curiosity Rover Just Hours from Mars Landing'
August 5, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars Science Laboratory spacecraft is healthy and right on course for a landing in several hours that will be one of the most difficult feats of robotic exploration ever attempted.
read the article 'Curiosity Rover Just Hours from Mars Landing' Read More
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read the article 'Explore A Room With a Mars View'
August 4, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

On the evening of Sunday, Aug. 5, the focal point of Martian activity here on Earth will be located in the Mission Support Area in Building 230 at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif. From this facility will come news of the progress of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover's landing. Visit an interactive page at http://bit.ly/mslmsa to explore the room a bit further and get a who's who of team members - as well as the history of one dry-roasted room essential.
read the article 'Explore A Room With a Mars View' Read More
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read the article 'Mars Tugging on Approaching NASA Rover Curiosity'
August 4, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The gravitational tug of Mars is now pulling NASA's car-size geochemistry laboratory, Curiosity, in for a suspenseful landing in less than 40 hours.
read the article 'Mars Tugging on Approaching NASA Rover Curiosity' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Hosts Social Media Events Across Seven Agency Field Centers'
August 2, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's social media followers at seven field centers around the nation will virtually come together at a NASA Social on Friday, Aug. 3, to preview the landing of the Mars Science Laboratory's (MSL) Curiosity rover on Aug. 5 PDT (Aug. 6 EDT).
read the article 'NASA Hosts Social Media Events Across Seven Agency Field Centers' Read More
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read the article 'Newest NASA Mars Mission Connects Past and Future'
August 2, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's newest Mars mission, landing in three days, will draw on support from missions sent to Mars years ago and will contribute to missions envisioned for future decades.
read the article 'Newest NASA Mars Mission Connects Past and Future' Read More
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read the article 'Follow Your Curiosity: Some New Ways to Explore Mars'
July 16, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

A "virtual rover experience" and a body-action video game are among the options for public participation in NASA's Mars Science Laboratory mission.
read the article 'Follow Your Curiosity: Some New Ways to Explore Mars' Read More
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read the article 'NASA's Car-Sized Rover Nears Daring Landing On Mars'
July 16, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's most advanced planetary rover is on a precise course for an early August landing beside a Martian mountain to begin two years of unprecedented scientific detective work.
read the article 'NASA's Car-Sized Rover Nears Daring Landing On Mars' Read More
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read the article 'Mars Panorama: Next Best Thing to Being There'
July 5, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

A 360-degree view combining 817 separate images displays features that surrounded NASA's Mars rover Opportunity during a four-month winter work campaign.
read the article 'Mars Panorama: Next Best Thing to Being There' Read More
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read the article 'Curiosity Rover on Track for Early August Landing'
June 26, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

A maneuver on Tuesday adjusted the flight path of NASA's Mars Science Laboratory spacecraft for delivering the rover Curiosity to a landing target beside a Martian mountain.
read the article 'Curiosity Rover on Track for Early August Landing' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Team Aims For Landing Closer To Prime Science Site'
June 11, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA has narrowed the target for its most advanced Mars rover, Curiosity, which will land on the Red Planet in August.
read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Team Aims For Landing Closer To Prime Science Site' Read More
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read the article 'Orbiter Puts Itself into Standby Safe Mode'
June 8, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars Odyssey orbiter put itself into a precautionary standby status early Friday, June 8, Universal Time (Thursday evening, Pacific Time), when the spacecraft detected unexpected characteristics in movement of one of its reaction wheels.
read the article 'Orbiter Puts Itself into Standby Safe Mode' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Hosts Teleconference About Rover En Route To Mars Landing'
June 7, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA will host a media teleconference at 9 a.m. PDT (noon EDT) on June 11, to provide a status update on the Aug. 5, 2012, landing of the most advanced rover ever to be sent to Mars.
read the article 'NASA Hosts Teleconference About Rover En Route To Mars Landing' Read More
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read the article 'Mojave Desert Tests Prepare for NASA Mars Roving'
May 11, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Engineers ran rover-mobility tests on California sand dunes this week in preparation for operating NASA's Curiosity rover after it lands in Mars' Gale Crater.
read the article 'Mojave Desert Tests Prepare for NASA Mars Roving' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Spacecraft Detects Changes in Martian Sand Dunes'
May 9, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has revealed that movement in sand dune fields on the Red Planet occurs on a surprisingly large scale, about the same as in dune fields on Earth.
read the article 'NASA Spacecraft Detects Changes in Martian Sand Dunes' Read More
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read the article 'Paydirt At 8-Year-Old Mars Rover's 'New Landing Site''
May 3, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

A crater NASA's Mars rover Opportunity drove for years to reach is paying off with evidence about wet environments older than any recorded at sites the rover has seen before.
read the article 'Paydirt At 8-Year-Old Mars Rover's 'New Landing Site'' Read More
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read the article 'Camera On NASA Mars Odyssey Tops Decade Of Discovery'
February 29, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars Odyssey, the longest-working spacecraft ever sent to Mars, has now been sending home images for 10 years.
read the article 'Camera On NASA Mars Odyssey Tops Decade Of Discovery' Read More
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read the article 'New Views Show Old NASA Mars Landers'
February 8, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

New color images from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter show the agency's 2008 Phoenix Mars Lander and the lander that carried its rover Spirit to Mars in 2004.
read the article 'New Views Show Old NASA Mars Landers' Read More
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read the article 'Mars-Bound NASA Rover Carries Coin For Camera Checkup'
February 7, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

At least one object in photos NASA's Curiosity rover will transmit from Mars later this year will look familiar to all Americans: a Lincoln penny sent as a camera reference.
read the article 'Mars-Bound NASA Rover Carries Coin For Camera Checkup' Read More
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read the article 'Mars Science Laboratory Mission Status Report'
January 11, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Mars Science Laboratory spacecraft successfully refined its flight path Wednesday with the biggest maneuver planned for the mission's journey between Earth and Mars.
read the article 'Mars Science Laboratory Mission Status Report' Read More
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read the article 'Mars Science Laboratory Mission Status Report'
January 6, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

An engine firing on Jan. 11 will be the biggest maneuver that NASA's Mars Science Laboratory spacecraft will perform on its flight between Earth and Mars.
read the article 'Mars Science Laboratory Mission Status Report' Read More
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read the article ''Greeley Haven' Is Winter Workplace for Mars Rover'
January 5, 2012
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Researchers plan to keep NASA's Opportunity rover busy through Martian winter at a sun-facing site, "Greeley Haven," where a study of the planet's core has begun.
read the article ''Greeley Haven' Is Winter Workplace for Mars Rover' Read More

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