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Huge Mars Robot Armed With Laser, Cameras, Curiosity 
(Infographic)Credit: karl Tate, SPACE.com
“The nuclear-powered mobile science laboratory Curiosity is to rove across the surface of Mars for years, searching for the conditions that may have once made Mars an abode of life.”

View more of the 1st photos from Mars Rover Curiosity Landing on Space.com.

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Huge Mars Robot Armed With Laser, Cameras, Curiosity

(Infographic)Credit: karl Tate, SPACE.com

“The nuclear-powered mobile science laboratory Curiosity is to rove across the surface of Mars for years, searching for the conditions that may have once made Mars an abode of life.”


View more of the 1st photos from Mars Rover Curiosity Landing on Space.com.

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    I never stop being impressed by this rover. I’m glad they decided to switch to a nuclear battery with this one.
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    This needs to be a poster in every science class and my room.
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    Uncontrollably excited for the opportunity to go on an adventure to Mars, once that the planet can be habitable by human...
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