It has had it’s fair share of media coverage, but I think this deserves attention. While the initial pictures that were sent back to Earth by NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover were grainy and typical of previous rovers’ pictures, Curiosity has now beamed back some high resolution snapshots of the red planet’s landscape. It is barren, and yet strangely familiar. Definitely worth a look!
Here’s the link to The Verge’s Gallery
- Curiosity rover’s gorgeous pictures from the surface of Mars (theverge.com)
- Why The Curiosity Rover Only Has A Two-Megapixel Camera (cultofmac.com)