Curiosity lands on Mars; NASA is excited

NASA's Curiosity rover landed late Sunday on Mars.

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Attitude Control system engineer Martin Greco, second right, and Activity lead Bobak Ferdowsi, who cuts his hair differently for each mission, right, works inside the Spaceflight Operations Facility for NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover at Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, Calif. on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012. The Curiosity robot is equipped with a nuclear-powered lab capable of vaporizing rocks and ingesting soil, measuring habitability, and potentially paving the way for human exploration. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Brian van der Brug, Pool)
Photo by Brian van der Brug
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