Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Most sophisticated MARS rover ever

"Curiosity" is the name of the most sophisticated rover NASA ever sent to MARS. It is also the biggest, it has the size of a small car. In fact it is a mobile laboratory that will explore MARS for at least two years. This video shows how the landing is planned. A challenging operations with such a large and heavy device! The curious robot is planned to be launched to the red planet in Nov/Dec 2011.

The construction of the rover can be followed via a live stream:

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