Sky crane maneuver that successfully landed Curiosity
Released April 4, 2011, courtesy of NASA/JPL: "This artist's concept animation depicts key events of NASA's Mars Science Laboratory mission, which will launc...
After 2 Years on Mars, NASA's Curiosity Rover Aims for Huge Mountain
Two years ago this week, much of the world held its breath as a rocket-powered sky crane lowered NASA's huge Curiosity rover to the surface of Mars on cables.
Curiosity rover's gorgeous pictures from the surface of Mars
NASA's Curiosity rover has begun sending back its first high-resolution photographs of Mars, and they're pretty stunning.
Ancient Mars Was Even More Earth-Like Than We Imagined
New findings from NASA’s Curiosity Rover provide evidence that significant amounts of oxygen once permeated the atmosphere of ancient Mars. The Red Planet, it would seem, was more Earth-like than we thought.
Sol 2087: Slippery slope – NASA’s Mars Exploration Program
Curiosity pulled away from the "Duluth" site yesterday, but given the blocky nature of the "Blunts Point" member and the sand in between those blocks, she did not get far.
Curiosity Spies Shifting Sands on Mars - Eos
NASA’s Curiosity rover poses for a selfie in front of the slip face of Namib Dune, where it measured winds in the dune’s lee and saw grain flows on the slip face and grain movement at the base of the dune. Credit: NASA
Curiosity Rover Finds and Examines a Meteorite on Mars – NASA’s Mars Exploration Program
The dark, smooth-surfaced rock at the center of this Oct. 30, 2016, image from the Mast Camera (Mastcam) on NASA's Curiosity Mars rover was examined with laser pulses and confirmed to be an iron-nickel meteorite. It is about the size of a golf ball.