Mars Curiosity and Roving Tracks Seen By Orbiter | Video

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Published on Jul 24, 2013

The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter snapped imagery of the Mars Science Lab and the tracks its made on June 27th, 2013. The rover was studying its final Glenelg area target on the day of the photo-op. Watch more video from and about Curiosity here:http://goo.gl/0jQc2P

Credit: NASA / JPL / Original Music by Mark Peterson, Loch Ness Productions
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Curiosity’s Hazard Avoidance Camera Captures Second Drilling | Video

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Published on Jun 6, 2013

The Mars Science Lab drilled into a rock called ‘Cumberland’ on May 19th, 2013. The rover had a camera fixated on the task.

 

Ancient Mars Had Thicker Atmosphere, Curiosity Finds | Video

Published on Apr 12, 2013

The roving Mars Science Lab’s Sample Analysis at Mars (SAM) instrument tested for levels of the gas Argon in the atmosphere. Those levels indicate the Red Planet once had a more robust atmosphere, confirming what scientists previously thought.