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Nov 18, 2015 11:00 PM ET // Mike Wall,
NASA's Curiosity rover will soon get history's first up-close look at Martian sand dunes.
Nov 15, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Chemical analysis by NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity indicates that water made several repeat appearances to create the rich mineral veins at a site called “Garden City” in the lower part of Mount Sharp.
Oct 8, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
About the time that life was taking hold on Earth, Mars not only had the ingredients for life as well, but long-lived lakes that could support it, new research from NASA’s Curiosity rover team shows.
Sep 1, 2015 05:32 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
We've seen rats, yetis, faces, even elephants on Mars, but this new image captured by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity is one of the most fascinating views of a rock formation on the Martian surface yet.
Sep 1, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Curiosity arrived at its ultimate science target an Earth year ago (Sept. 11) when it reached Mount Sharp on Mars. Here are some highlights of its journey since then.
Aug 20, 2015 08:17 AM ET // Mike Wall,
The 1-ton Curiosity rover snapped several low-angle shots with the camera at the end of its robotic arm.
Aug 14, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Spacecraft landings and water evidence are just some of the cool things NASA Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has spotted in its 10 years after launching to the Red Planet.
Aug 6, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Scientists are meeting this week to discuss landing sites for NASA’s next Mars rover, that will look for past life and stash rocky samples for Earth-return. These are some of the landing sites under consideration.
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