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  Five Bites Into Mars

Five Bites Into Mars
Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Uploader comment: NASA's Mars rover Curiosity used a mechanism on its robotic arm to dig up five scoopfuls of material from a patch of dusty sand called "Rocknest," producing the five bite-mark pits visible in this image from the rover's left Navigation Camera (Navcam). Each of the pits is about 2 inches (5 centimeters) wide.

   

 
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