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  Mars Science Laboratory on the Pad

Mars Science Laboratory on the Pad
Image credit: Pat Corkery, United Launch Alliance.

Uploader comment: A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket with NASAís Mars Science Lab (MSL) rover Curiosity rolls out to its Space Launch Complex-41 launch pad arriving at 8:40 am EST today. After landing on Mars in August 2012, MSLís prime mission will last one Martian year (nearly two Earth years).

   

 
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