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Mars rover's vivid dune panorama looks like a video game

The latest images from NASA's Curiosity rover show a dramatic 360-degree view of the first extraterrestrial sand dunes ever explored.

By 7 January 2016

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Here's how much it would cost to send snail mail to the Mars rovers

Sure, the idea of a Mars colony is cool, but sending holiday cards to the Red Planet could bankrupt us, as one young boy found out.

By 8 December 2015

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'Woman' in Mars rover pic is not quite as she appears

What looks like a mysterious figure in a Mars photo gets the Internet excited; CNET's Eric Mack asks NASA what the space agency makes of it all.

By 12 August 2015

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Mars rover reaches highest point in 7 years, snaps this panorama

The Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity reaches another height as it celebrates its 11-year anniversary with a video and patriotic panoramic photo just released by NASA.

By 24 January 2015

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Mars rover to get a long-distance memory wipe and reformat

NASA aims to correct a series of problems with the Opportunity rover's memory by giving it a reformat from far, far away.

By 2 September 2014

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Mars rover Opportunity breaks record for miles roamed

The extraterrestrial robot rolls 25 miles across the Red Planet, breaking a more than 40-year-old record for off-Earth mileage.

By 29 July 2014

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Mars rover spies mysterious 'jelly doughnut' rock

A mystery rock wrapped in an enigma wrapped in a doughnut appeared on Mars recently, and NASA's trying to figure out how it got there.

By 21 January 2014

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Mars rover fine after space version of Control-Alt-Delete

NASA scientists report successful rebooting of Curiosity after the Mars rover suffers a software glitch.

By 14 November 2013

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Mars rover: On the road again (pictures)

Miles to go before it rests, the Curiosity rover finally heads for its primary mission target.

14 Images By 9 July 2013

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Mars rover Opportunity hits 10-year mark (pictures)

Launched on July 7, 2003, with a modest goal to carry out 90 Martian days of exploration, NASA's little robotic wanderer far exceeded its original mission objectives.

20 Images By 7 July 2013