Full-rez Curiosity images arrive

Now we’re getting to the good stuff. Today, the Curiosity rover delivered the first full-resolution images of its new home on Mars.


The foreground shows two distinct zones of excavation likely carved out by blasts from the rover’s descent stage thrusters, NASA writes.

By the way, if you like a little humor with your science, you want to be following SarcasticRover on Twitter.

  • Greg W

    I love the Sarcastic Rover. Especially when he congratulated everyone for turning his pictures into hilarious image macros.