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On NASA's Curiosity rover's eight anniversary, here are some of its top findings on Mars
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On NASA's Curiosity rover's eight anniversary, here are some of its top findings on Mars

The car-sized rover created by NASA has travelled a total of 23.06km on the Red Planet while providing us with several images and important data.

On the move: NASA's pictures from Mars show where Curiosity rover is headed next
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On the move: NASA's pictures from Mars show where Curiosity rover is headed next

116 images that have been stitched together, show the path that the Curiosity rover will take as it drives to the 'sulfate-bearing unit.'

Solar eclipses on Mars recreated based on data, visuals from NASA's Curiosity rover
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Solar eclipses on Mars recreated based on data, visuals from NASA's Curiosity rover

Though the Red Planet has two moons – Phobos and Deimos – neither is large enough to completely cover the Sun's disk.

NASA defers launch of Perseverance Mars rover to 22 July after contamination breach
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NASA defers launch of Perseverance Mars rover to 22 July after contamination breach

The Perseverance rover mission will still make the same launch window, after the scheduled launch moved by two days from 20 July.

NASA's Curiosity Rover shares selfie from Mars that it captured during its ‘steepest’ climb ever
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NASA's Curiosity Rover shares selfie from Mars that it captured during its ‘steepest’ climb ever

It was one of the steepest slopes any manmade creation has climbed outside Earth and it took three tries for the rover to climb it.

NASA's Mars 2020 Rover nearing completion, set to search for evidence of past life
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NASA's Mars 2020 Rover nearing completion, set to search for evidence of past life

If successful, Mars 2020 will mark NASA’s fifth Martian rover to carry out a soft landing.

Space and Astronomy in 2019: Unforgettable findings and events in space exploration, the universe
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Space and Astronomy in 2019: Unforgettable findings and events in space exploration, the universe

We saw the first black hole photo, many moon landings, the most distant asteroid ever imaged beyond Pluto among other spectacular wonders.

Butterflies on Mars? Or is it snake or lizard? No, it's just spacecraft debris, says NASA
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Butterflies on Mars? Or is it snake or lizard? No, it's just spacecraft debris, says NASA

UFO expert says that the cocoon on Mars is proof that there is life on Mars because the butterfly flew away.

NASA's Curiosity rover finds seasonal changes in oxygen levels in Mars' atmosphere
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NASA's Curiosity rover finds seasonal changes in oxygen levels in Mars' atmosphere

Did Curiosity just discover the first proof of life on Mars? Scientists aren't quite sure.

The mystery of Mars' missing methane might finally have been solved
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The mystery of Mars' missing methane might finally have been solved

Researchers were able to calculate that 2.8 kg of Methane is emitted per day from Gale Crater.

NASA researchers take to the lava fields in Iceland to prep the Mars 2020 rover
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NASA researchers take to the lava fields in Iceland to prep the Mars 2020 rover

The Lambahraun lava field in Iceland has been chosen to prepare the rover for Mars' surface.

On NASA's Mars Curiosity rover's seventh birthday, here are some of its biggest finds
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On NASA's Mars Curiosity rover's seventh birthday, here are some of its biggest finds

Curiosity is the largest rover built by NASA till date, weighing 899 kgs and moving at a speed of 30 mph.

In Photos: Space rovers that empowered humankind's exploration of space
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In Photos: Space rovers that empowered humankind's exploration of space

Here is a quick chronological glance at the space rovers that have gone to Mars and the Moon.

NASA's JPL hacked using Raspberry Pi device in April, went undetected for a year
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NASA's JPL hacked using Raspberry Pi device in April, went undetected for a year

The $35 credit card-sized device is used to teach computer and coding to children in developing countries.

10 important dates to remember in the history of space exploration from 1957 to now
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10 important dates to remember in the history of space exploration from 1957 to now

Space is the final frontier that man continues to explore and study, from the first man on the Moon to a rover on Mars.

Three Mars landers from US, Europe and China to follow NASA's InSight spacecraft
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Three Mars landers from US, Europe and China to follow NASA's InSight spacecraft

NASA's InSight spacecraft touched down on the sweeping red equatorial plains of Mars on 26 November.

Driving Mars Curiosity Rover remotely on the red planet and challenges encountered
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Driving Mars Curiosity Rover remotely on the red planet and challenges encountered

The Curiosity rover executes the commands, moving slowly to its designated position, at a maximum speed of 35 to 110 meters (yards) per hour.

NASA's Curiosity rover on Mars is finally mobile again after September slowdown
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NASA's Curiosity rover on Mars is finally mobile again after September slowdown

The mission team is certain Curiosity will return to full operations, but unsure about how soon.

Mars may have enough Oxygen to sustain subsurface life today, study finds
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Mars may have enough Oxygen to sustain subsurface life today, study finds

Oxygen content of Martian rocks & 2 recent discoveries show that life may exist on the planet today.

NASA's Curiosity rover switches 'brains' temporarily to diagnose and repair glitch
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NASA's Curiosity rover switches 'brains' temporarily to diagnose and repair glitch

The swap to its Side-A computer will return its ability to store scientific data & log events.