Thursday, March 30, 2017
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help   RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in
  Total images: 9,296   Total comments: 32,310   
Login or Register to upload an image.
  'Snake River' Rock Feature Viewed by Curiosity Mars Rover

'Snake River' Rock Feature Viewed by Curiosity Mars Rover
Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Uploader comment: The sinuous rock feature in the lower center of this mosaic of images recorded by the NASA Mars rover Curiosity is called "Snake River." The images in the mosaic were taken by Curiosity's Navigation Camera during the 133rd Martian day, or sol, of the rover's mission on Mars (December 20, 2012). On Sol 147 (January 3, 2013), Curiosity drove about 10 feet (3 meters) to get a closer look at Snake River for before proceeding to other nearby rocks.

   

 
Comments on this image:




Please Login or Register to post a comment.




Image information
Waspie_Dwarf
January 5, 2013, 11:13 pm
Views:
Comments:
File size:
2799
0
634.66k
 
Recent news stories
Tyrannosaurs used 'sixth sense' to hunt prey
Posted 3-30-2017 | 1 comment
The giant two-legged carnivores of the Cretaceous had more than just big teeth and jaws in their arsenal.
 
'Miraculous' find of rare tigers in Thailand
Posted 3-30-2017 | 3 comments
Scientists have confirmed the discovery of ten ultra-rare Indochinese tigers in Thailand's eastern jungle.
 
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.7 Unexplained-Mysteries.com 2001-2017
Privacy Policy and Disclaimer   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ