September 27, 2012 NASA's Curiosity rover has found definitive proof that water once ran across the surface of Mars, the agency announced today. NASA scientists say that new photos from the rover show rocks that were smoothed and rounded by water. The rocks are in a large canyon and nearby channels that were cut by flowing water, making up an alluvial fan.
September 6, 2012 Images taken by an orbiting satellite and by the rover itself offer fascinating views.
August 22, 2012 The rover moved forward a short distance, rotated and moved backward. It's fully mobile, NASA engineers say.
August 20, 2012 And as Curiosity begins to test its high-powered beam, @SarcasticRover is "reporting" what's up on Twitter: "You laser one stupid rock in the face and suddenly people say you have anger issues. Like the rock wasn't asking for it!"
August 7, 2012 The Curiosity rover on Mars shows that, perhaps, we are ready to solve our problems. It shows us that we can face impossible challenges and find real, lasting solutions.