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NASA Announces Mars 2020 Rover Payload to Explore the Red Planet as Never Before - 07/31/2014
NASA to Announce Mars 2020 Rover Instruments - 07/30/2014
NASA will announce on Thursday, July 31, the instruments that will be carried aboard the agency's Mars 2020 mission, a roving laboratory based on the highly successful Curiosity rover. See Archived News Briefing >>Read More >>Mars 2020 Homepage >>
Opportunity Rover Sets Off-World Driving Record - 07/28/2014
NASA's Opportunity Mars rover, which landed on the Red Planet in 2004, now holds the off-Earth roving distance record after accruing 25 miles (40 kilometers) of driving.Read More >>
Mars Spacecraft Maneuver to Prepare for Close Comet Flyby - 07/25/2014
NASA is taking steps to protect its Mars orbiters, while preserving opportunities to gather valuable scientific data.Read More >>Comet Siding Spring Info >>
NASA Seeks Proposals for Commercial Mars Data Relay Satellites - 07/23/2014
NASA has issued a Request for Information (RFI) to investigate the possibility of using commercial Mars-orbiting satellites to provide telecommunications capabilities for future robotic missions to the Red Planet.Read More >>
Rover Images Show Laser Flash - 07/16/2014
NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has caught the first images of sparks on a Martian rock that result from the rover's laser instrument examining the rock.Read More >>Watch Video >>
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Flash from Curiosity Rover's Laser Hitting a Martian Rock - 07/16/2014
The sparks that appear on the baseball-sized rock result from the laser of the ChemCam instrument on NASA's Curiosity Mars rover hitting the rock.Watch Video >>Related Article >>
LDSD Test Vehicle Returns - 07/03/2014
NASA's saucer-shaped test vehicle, the Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) was recovered from the ocean and returned to Port Allen, Kauai, on June 29, 2014.Watch Video >>
Curiosity Completes Its First Martian Year - 06/23/2014
On June 24, 2014, NASA's Curiosity rover completes her first Martian year (687 Earth days).Watch Video >>
VIDEO: Mercury in Front of the Sun, Seen From Mars - 06/10/2014
Mercury passed in front of the sun on June 3, 2014, as viewed from Mars. The Mast Camera on NASA's Curiosity Mars rover recorded the event.Watch Video >>
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Opportunity has reached Endeavour crater where it will spend time studying rocks never seen before. After a successful six-year mission, Spirit's mission has officially concluded. See the latest location maps  and  status reports.
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