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06 August 2012

Mars: Planetary Mission Team celebrates safe landing of Curiosity


Mars Planetary Mission Team celebrates safe landing of Curiosity
Mars Planetary Mission Team celebrates safe landing of Curiosity!

Today August 06, 2012 Nasa Planetary Mission Mars Science Laboratory "Curiosity" has landed on the surface of Mars.

All around the world, scientists, astronomers, space bloggers and all the fans of Space are watching and listening to this historical landing of a space probe on another planet in our solar system.

HERE is a link to the Virtual Landing Party Hosted by Canadian colleague Publisher of Universe Today Space Newsblog Fraser Cain.

Now that the landing is safely executed, the collective of teams around the world working on Curiosity will prepare the next stage on preparing the rover to get on it's feet and do system checks after system checks to be finally ready to take the journey through gale Crater and beyond on the surface of Mars.

Congratulation to everyone involved in this epic journey of the Mars Planetary Mission. We are making history along side Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity. We are on Mars!

Follow Nasa through this epic journey on Mars on Nasa.gov
Watch Nasa TV HERE
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