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Curiosity rover to take up mountain climbing on Mars

After two years of exploration and driving, NASA's Curiosity rover has finally reached the base of Mount Sharp, a major goal of the mission.

By 13 September 2014

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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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NASA's Mars 2020 rover will make oxygen, peek underground

NASA announces the payload for its next Mars rover and it's set to be even more sophisticated than the highly successful Curiosity mission.

By 2 August 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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Curiosity brings the science: The rover's top 5 Mars discoveries

NASA's most advanced Mars rover has been on the red planet for a full year, and what it has revealed so far has not disappointed its creators.

By 6 August 2013

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Seeing red: Curiosity rover's first year on Mars

It's been almost one Earth year since NASA's Martian rover touched down on its new home. In that time, it's already sent back over 70,000 images. Here are some of the most interesting.

By 4 August 2013

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Curiosity rover snaps its first Earth photo from Mars

In a bittersweet moment, Curiosity looks back and takes a snapshot of its home planet above the Mars skyline.

By 8 February 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 Curiosity rover transforms into an official Lego model

Hitting shops on January 1, the miniature block version of the fearless rover comes with 6-wheel suspension, a robotic arm, and even tiny plastic Martian rocks.

By 20 December 2013

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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