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.

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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.