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Mars Curiosity Rover is sending back photos again

 
This image was taken by Front Hazcam: Right B (FHAZ_RIGHT_B) onboard NASA's Mars rover Curiosity on Sol 223 (2013-03-23 02:59:22 UTC). Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

After a spate of technological problems lead to the Mars Rover going quiet for a brief spell, Curiosity is back in action, beaming photographs from the red planet...

Rove around Mars in this awesome 360-degree interactive panorama experience

 
 

Ever wonder what life is like on Mars? Well, now you can experience it thanks to this mind-blowing, 360-degree Mars Panorama created by photographer Andrew Bodrov.

Called "Mars Panorama - Curiosity rover: Martian solar day 177," and posted on the 360Cities website, the interactive experience is a great way to spend a...

Here are two cameras that Mars rover Curiosity will use to photograph the Red Planet

Mars-rover-camera-2-logoThis morning we shared with you a low resolution black-and-white photo that Curiosity, the truck-sized Mars rover, captured after successfully touching down on the Red Planet.

In a few days, Curiosity will deploy its mast along with two additional, more sophisticated cameras to record higher resolution, color footage of Mars.

Here are pictures of those two cameras. Above...