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Curiosity captures shots of Mars’ layered hillsides

Published 08/29/2012, The Jamestown Sun

Curiosity hasn’t been idle. NASA released several exciting new images beamed back from the surface of Mars by the happy rover. They’re high resolution, full-color photos taken with the wide angle 34mm and telephoto 100mm Mastcam cameras. Those are the ones perched on the 7 foot-high mast that sticks out of Curiosity like the head of one of those mean Mars saucers in the original 1953 “War of the Worlds” movie.

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