NASA goes nuts over Mars landing

POSTED: 12:20 PM Aug 09 2012   UPDATED: 2:08 PM Aug 28 2012

Emotions were sky high after NASA's rover Curiosity successfully landed on Mars on Aug. 6, 2012, and the world continues to watch in fascination as the rover beams back images of the Martian surface.

Curisoity slideshow - Curiosity Mars surface image 2
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This image shows dark dunes and escarpments ranging from a few feet high to 10s of feet high on the surface of the planet.


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