NASA's latest mission to explore the surface of Mars. Roving the Red Planet since Aug. 5, 2012 (PDT) (Aug 6 UTC).
My double is ready to roll in #inaug2013 parade with @NASA & @NASAJPL mission team members.
@JimFraeErskine The motion of the dust removal tool (pictured here on the right) left the circular pattern
Get... that... dirt off your boulder... See first use of my dust removal tool on Mars:
Here's the view from "Grandma's House," my home for the solidays (holisols?). Wish you were here!
Greetings from Yellowknife Bay! Investigating new terrain & looking for the right rock to drill
The journey of 352,000,000 miles begins with a single launch. One year ago today, I left Earth for Mars
Rock & Roll! On Friday, I had my 1st drive in 6 weeks & got to a new science target. See my tracks:
Wish you were here! This self-portrait is one hi-res frame of the MAHLI mosaic in the works right now
MAHLI Rocks! Used my hand-lens imager to take pics of rocks in the Rocknest area for future examination
@TimKnowsBest Challenge accepted. Here's my observation tray with regolith from the same sample I'm analyzing
I can do donuts on Mars, but it's just not the same. #Endeavour, you're making me homesick #SpotTheShuttle
Mars #3D: Grab your red-cyan glasses to see terrain, my parachute & backshell in 3-D via @HiRISE [pic]
The Right Scuff: Here's the hazcam view of the sandy stuff I'm inspecting at the Rocknest site
Rock On! I rolled up to "Rocknest," a patch of wind-blown soil, the potential target for my 1st scoop test
Moon Over Mars: I snapped a pic of one of Mars' moons, Phobos, in the twilight sky over Gale crater
Another day in paradise! Perfect driving weather. Here's the B&W navcam view 102 ft (31 m) closer to Glenelg
Stars & Stripes Forever on the Red Planet: See the US flag I brought with me to Mars
Interplanetary Sig File: The President, VP & @NASA top brass signed this plaque I brought to Mars
First Contact: Preparing to investigate rock target "Jake," named in honor of engineer Jacob Matijevic
@jademet You bet! MRO is my eye in the sky. Here's a pic that shows early tracks:
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