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Curiosity Mission Update: An oasis of rock in a sea of pebbles
NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover Finds a Clay Cache
The rover recently drilled two samples, and both showed the highest levels of clay ever found during the mission. Read More >>
Fly over Mount Sharp on Mars
A new animation shows the region NASA's Curiosity rover is currently exploring and where its team wants to go in the future. Read More >>
Curiosity's New Drilling Technique
After more than a year without the use of the Curiosity Mars rover's drill, engineers have devised a workaround and tested it for the first time on the Red Planet. Watch Video ?
NASA Mars Report
What?s the latest news from Mars? A global dust storm is starting to settle, but still obscures the Martian surface; Curiosity turns six and drills a new rock sample. Watch Video ›
A Guide to Gale Crater
The Curiosity rover has taught us a lot about the history of Mars and its potential to support life. Take a tour of its landing site, Gale Crater. Watch Video ? Read Feature ?
Send a Postcard to Curiosity - 08/06/2013
Send the Curiosity rover and the team a message. Send Postcard ›
Mars on the Go!
Download the Be A Martian App on your Android, iPhone, Windows Phone and Tablets!
Curiosity's Mission
Enjoy this slideshow about Curiosity's mission: To see if Mars ever had the right conditions to support life! Overview ›
Learn About The Rover
Curiosity's parts are similar to what a human would need to explore Mars (body, brains, eyes, arm, legs, etc.). Check it out though--sometimes they are located in odd places!
Landing On Mars
Follow Curiosity through the Entry, Descent and Landing (EDL) phase. Interactive › At a Glance ›
Ask Dr. C
Have you ever wondered why Mars is red?
Or, how big is the Mars Science Laboratory rover? Ask NASA Mars your question. Ask a Question ?
Latest Mission Updates
Hear directly from science team members on what the rover has done recently. Read Latest Update ?
Curiosity's Location
See a map of Curiosity's current location and check out the mission clock, which tells you how many days Curiosity has been on Mars. More ?
Latest Raw Images - 07/16/2014
Want to see the latest images from Curiosity? Click here to see images by day (sol). See raw images ? Best of Image Gallery ?
Curiosity Scientific Data
NASA's Planetary Data System archives and distributes scientific data from NASA planetary missions, astronomical observations, and laboratory measurements, including Curiosity! Get Data ?