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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mars_rover

A Mars rover is an automated motor vehicle that propels itself across the surface of the planet ... Several rovers have been dispatched to Mars: Mars 2, Prop-M rover, 1971, Mars 2 landing failed taking Prop-M with it. The Mars 2 and 3 spacecraft ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curiosity_(rover)

Curiosity is a car-sized rover designed to explore Gale Crater on Mars as part of NASA's Mars ... of the Curiosity rover landing and related exploratory accomplishments on the planet Mars. .... The rover installed its full surface operations software after the landing because its computers did not have sufficient main memory ...

www.nasa.gov/content/two-years-ago-curiosity-rover-lands-on-mars-captures-image-of-mount-sharp

This image was captured by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity shortly after it landed on the Red Planet on the evening of Aug. 5, 2012 PDT (morning of Aug. 6 EDT) ...

www.nasa.gov/content/ten-years-ago-spirit-rover-lands-on-mars

4, 2004, by the navigation camera on the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit, ... Spirit operated for more than six years after landing in January 2004 for what was ...

mars.nasa.gov/mer/overview

NASA's twin robot geologists, the Mars Exploration Rovers, launched toward Mars on ... The landing sites are at Gusev Crater, a possible former lake in a giant  ...

www.space.com/16932-mars-rover-curiosity-landing-success.html

Aug 6, 2012 ... This artist concept features NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover, a mobile robot for investigating Mars' past or present ability to ...

www.space.com/16878-mars-rover-landing-sky-crane-guide.html

Aug 3, 2012 ... Here's how NASA's new Curiosity rover will be lowered to Mars by a new technology called the Sky Crane.

www.edn.com/electronics-blogs/edn-moments/4404165/NASA-s-Spirit-rover-lands-on-Mars--January-4--2004

Jan 4, 2013 ... Active from 2004 to 2010, the robotic rover outdid expectations. Not only did Spirit complete its planned 90-sol (solar day on Mars) mission, but, ...

www.space.com/16496-mars-landing-missions-timeline.html

Mar 8, 2016 ... NASA's Mars Science Laboratory, or Curiosity rover, is slated to land on the surface of Mars on Aug. 5, 2012. Here's a look at previous missions ...