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The size of a small car, Curiosity is much larger than previous Mars rovers and carries 10 science instruments

This rectangular version of a self-portrait of NASA's Mars rover Curiosity combines dozens of exposures taken by the rover's Mars Hand Lens Imager (MAHLI) during the 177th Martian day, or sol, of Curiosity's work on Mars (Feb. 3, 2013).

September 2013 shot from the Curiosity rover showing the foothills of Mt. Sharp on Mars. These layers hold the history of the planet like the pages of a book.

from WIRED

New Mars Meteorite Contains 10 Times More Water Than Previous Finds

This never-before-seen Mars meteorite has 10 times more water and far more oxygen than previous Martian samples. Discover more with WIRED. (photo: NASA)

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The Most Incredible Photo Of The Mars Curiosity Landing


This is how Mars would look if it still had water.

What Mars would look like with water. Does that mean our planet would look like Mars if we didn't have water?