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Veritasium: The Next Mission to Mars: Mars 2020

Veritasium visited NASA JPL (Jet Propulsion Laboratory) the leading U.S. center for robotic exploration of the solar system and has 19 spacecraft and 10 major instruments carrying out planetary, Earth science, and space-based astronomy missions. Some of the greatest moments in the history of space exploration have taken place at JPL. NASA’s forthcoming Mars project …

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NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory: Curiosity Rover Report (August 5, 2016): Four Years on Mars

After four years on Mars, Curiosity rover and her operations team are now seasoned explorers, anxious to climb to greater heights on Mount Sharp.  

NASA: Curiosity Rover Report: First Visit to Martian Dunes

Curiosity performs the first investigation of active sand dunes on another planet. Studying the Bagnold Dunes on Mars will help scientists understand the physics of Martian dunes and how they move.  

NASA: Curiosity Rover Report | Rover Walkabout

Curiosity wraps up an investigation at Mars’ Pink Cliffs while trying out a style of exploration used by geologists on Earth called “the walkabout.”  

NASA: Curiosity Rover Report | The Making of Mount Sharp

Layers of intrigue: See how a Martian mountain inside of a crater came to be.  

NASA: Curiosity Rover Report | We made it! Curiosity reaches Mount Sharp

More science ahead! After 2 years and nearly 9 kilometers of driving, NASA’s Mars Curiosity has arrived at the base of Mount Sharp to begin a whole new phase of exploration.  

NASA: Mars 2020 Rover and Beyond News Briefing

During a July 31 briefing at NASA headquarters, agency officials announced seven science instruments, out of fifty-eight proposed, have been selected to be part of the next rover NASA will send to Mars in 2020. The Mars 2020 rover will be a new version of the Curiosity rover currently operating on Mars – with more …

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NASA: A Year of Curiosity on Mars

During the year Curiosity has inspired millions of people worldwide with its one-of-a-kind landing in a crater on the Red Planet, it has achieved its primary scientific objective; finding evidence that ancient Mars could have sustained microbial life and has returned invaluable scientific data and images.

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Marks One Year on Mars

Curiosity team members at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, Calif., shares remembrances about the dramatic landing and the never-before-tried mission details.

Mars Curiosity Rover Report #25

A NASA Mars Curiosity rover team member gives an update on developments and status of the planetary exploration mission.

Mars Curiosity Rover Report #24

A NASA Mars Curiosity rover team member gives an update on developments and status of the planetary exploration mission.

Mars Curiosity Rover Report #23

A NASA Mars Curiosity rover team member gives an update on developments and status of the planetary exploration mission.

Mars Curiosity Rover Report #22

A NASA Mars Curiosity rover team member gives an update on developments and status of the planetary exploration mission.

NASA: Curiosity’s rock drilling

Published on Mar 12, 2013 Analysis of the first sample of rock powder ever collected on Mars is discussed in this NASA TV briefing from the agency’s headquarters in Washington, D.C. on Mar. 12

Mars Curiosity Rover Report #21

A NASA Mars Curiosity rover team member gives an update on developments and status of the planetary exploration mission.

NASA open house highlights Mars exploration

NASA’s ongoing and future missions to Mars highlight the afternoon session of an open house held at the agency’s Headquarters in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 18 in celebration of the 2013 Presidential Inaugural on Monday, Jan. 21.

Mars Curiosity Rover Report #20

A NASA Mars Curiosity rover team member gives an update on developments and status of the planetary exploration mission.

Mars Curiosity Rover Report #19

A NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover team member gives an update on developments and status of the planetary exploration mission.

Mars Curiosity Rover Report #18

A NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover team member gives an update on developments and status of the planetary exploration mission.

Mars Curiosity Rover Report #17

A NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover team member gives an update on developments and status of the planetary exploration mission.

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