The Mars Curiosity Rover Has Landed! Here's Mission Control When They Got Word

By Alexis C. Madrigal

NASA's latest rover touched down on Mars with what appears to be a perfect landing. This is the scene from mission control at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory when they got word that the Mars Curiosity rover had landed safely. JPL.gif

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