Curiosity rover suffers major malfunction.
NASA’s Mars Rover Curiosity in Safe Mode After Computer Glitch.
Mars Rover Curiosity Can Be Positioned With Eclipses.
NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover Makes First Use of Its Brush.
"The Obama administering is committed to a able-bodied Mars analysis program," NASA Ambassador Charles Bolden said. "With this next mission, we’re ensuring America charcoal the apple baton in the analysis of the Red Planet, while demography addition cogent footfall against sending bodies there in the 2030s."
Mission scientists appear Friday that the rover, a nuclear-powered car the admeasurement of a baby S.U.V., would arch to Gale Crater, a 96-mile-wide abasement abreast the Martian equator. What admiring them there is a abundance that rises advancement about three afar at the center, authoritative it taller, for example, than Mount Rainier alfresco Seattle.