Mars Science Laboratory (MSL, or Curiosity) is a Mars rover launched by NASA on November 26, 2011.
Currently en route to the planet, it is scheduled to land in Gale Crater at about 05:31 UTC (12:31 am CDT) on August 6, 2012.
The rover's objectives include searching for past or present life, studying the Martian climate, studying Martian geology, and collecting data for a future manned mission to Mars.
In: Science and Technology
Tags: NASA, MSL, Curiosity
Location: Mars, Pennsylvania, United States (load item map)
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