Posts from the ‘msl’ Category

jtotheizzoe:

First “Panoramic” Self Portrait of Mars Curiosity Released

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“Jet Propulsion Laboratory, this is Curiosity. Felt a little like Escher this morning. Working on drawing hands next.”

Escher, Willis

jtotheizzoe:

Curiosity Explained

Continuing with our countdown to this weekend’s landing on Mars, here’s the team from PHD Comics with a tour of Jet Propulsion Laboratories and an up-close look at a full-size replica of the Mini Cooper-sized Curiosity rover. Behold the coolest part of the mission, the telescoping rock laser, as it searches for … ducks?

TWO DAYS, PEOPLE!

Here’s the previous Mars Curiosity posts, including:

We’re almost there! Fingers crossed!