Two of Curiosity’s wheels, heavily soiled with reddish Martian dust. A total of six wheels have the tough task of enabling the rover’s two-year mission of exploration across the wide expanse of Gale Crater and the lower slopes of Aeolis Mons. Photo Credit: NASA
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Image of the Curiosity rover at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida just prior to the rover's launch in November of 2011.
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James Webb Space Telescope's Golden Mirror
Inside the clean room at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, the golden James Webb Space Telescope is viewed from overhead with its secondary mirror booms stowed. In the next few months, engineers will install other key elements, and take additional measurements to ensure the telescope is ready for space. Read More