Why Mars again? A look at NASA's latest venture
Published 07/30/2012, The Jamestown Sun
NASA's new robot rover named Curiosity has spent 8½ months hurtling through space toward its destination Sunday on Mars. It is set to land near the foot of a mountain rising from a giant crater. This marks NASA's 19th mission and eighth landing attempt.Word count: 342
The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.