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Mars Map: Explore Mars, its canyon lands and volcanoes and the rover landing sites!
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Curiosity's Top Science Discoveries
Explore: Curiosity's Journey
Explore: Free Drive
Explore: Learn About the Rover
Explore: Learn About Gale Crater
Be a Martian
MSL for Scientists

Curiosity Mission Update: Closing time
For Moratorium on Sending Commands to Mars, Blame the Sun
Public Lecture About Curiosity's 5 Years on Mars
Curiosity Mars Rover Begins Study of Ridge Destination
An Algorithm Helps Protect Mars Curiosity's Wheels
Mars in a Minute: How Long is a Year on Mars?
Mars takes a longer trip around the Sun than Earth does. Find out what that means for spacecraft in this 60-second video.Watch Video >>
Send a Postcard to Curiosity - 08/06/2013
Send the Curiosity rover and the team a message.Send Postcard >>
Mars on the Go!
Download the Be A Martian App on your Android, iPhone, Windows Phone and Tablets!
Curiosity's Mission
Enjoy this slideshow about Curiosity's mission: To see if Mars ever had the right conditions to support life!
Learn About The Rover
Curiosity's parts are similar to what a human would need to explore Mars (body, brains, eyes, arm, legs, etc.). Check it out though--sometimes they are located in odd places!
Landing On Mars
Follow Curiosity through the Entry, Descent and Landing (EDL) phase.Interactive >>At a Glance >>
Ask Dr. C
Have you ever wondered why Mars is red?
Or, how big is the Mars Science Laboratory rover? Ask NASA Mars your question.As a Question >>
Latest Mission Updates
Hear directly from science team members on what the rover has done recently.Read Latest Update >>
Curiosity's Location
See a map of Curiosity's current location and check out the mission clock, which tells you how many days Curiosity has been on Mars.More >>
Latest Raw Images - 07/16/2014
Want to see the latest images from Curiosity? Click here to see images by day (sol).See raw images >>Best of Image Gallery >>
Follow Curiosity's Journey
Follow Curiosity's journey, get the latest traverse info and daily weather data. With regular updates as the rover explores Mount Sharp!Start Now >>
Curiosity Scientific Data
NASA's Planetary Data System archives and distributes scientific data from NASA planetary missions, astronomical observations, and laboratory measurements, including Curiosity!Get Data >>