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by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Aug 29, 2012 01:05 AM
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by Geoff Manaugh (noreply@blogger.com) last modified Aug 28, 2012



 

 

[Image: Bradbury Landing, via the Planetary Society; courtesy of NASA and the nation's taxpayers].

"Bradbury Landing is the first named site on Mars not marked by an object, but by ephemeral burn scars from [Curiosity's] landing thrusters. Project scientist John Grotzinger describes the site as 'four scour marks with wheel tracks that basically begin from nowhere.'"

 

 

 
 
 

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