Mars: It’s On!
This is one Sunday where whatever I typically share would not be nearly as compelling as this single image right here, fresh from Mars. Absolutely amazing.
— Curiosity Rover (@MarsCuriosity) August 6, 2012
And although it technically disqualifies this post as a Single Image Sunday, perhaps even more amazing is this:
What do you think? Have you been following this story? Were you witness to any other major space exploration milestones? Do you think humans will set foot on Mars in your lifetime? Let us hear from you in the comments!
- Curiosity live tweets quirky updates from Mars (ibnlive.in.com)
- Mars Rover Beginning To Hate Mars (TheOnion.com)
- From Sojourner to Curiosity: A Mars Rover Family Portrait (The Atlantic)
- Mars Rover Pulls Off High-Wire Landing (NPR.org)
- Sunday! Sunday! Sunday… MARS! (rsmithing.com)
- NASA’s Curiosity rover survives ‘7 minutes of terror,’ lands on Mars (suntimes.com)