Curiosity Mission Updates
1904-1905: Curiosity's Arm WorkoutWritten by Ryan Anderson on 12.16.2017
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity acquired this image using its Chemistry & Camera (ChemCam) on Sol 1903 Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/LANL
I was on downlink for ChemCam on Wednesday, so I was busy analyzing the latest data while the uplink team decided what to do for sols 1904 and 1905. We had some nice data, including a gorgeous image of a finely-layered rock named "Trotternish" (shown above).
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These blog updates are provided by self-selected Mars Science Laboratory mission team members who love to share what Curiosity is doing with the public.
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