A new rover NASA Curiosity has reached its target and landed near the Martian crater Gale, where will the research mission, which will help scientists figure out where on Mars could or could support life.
Mars Science Laboratory, the total cost of which amounted to 2.5 billion dollars, was launched in 2004. His main point was a research rover Curiosity – a representative of the third generation Mars rovers.
It far exceeds the capabilities of their “ancestors”: almost toy Sojourner, and somewhat more respectable Spirit and Opportunity.
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