Curiosity


NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover Has Drill Glitch

NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover Has Drill Glitch

NASA said its Curiosity Mars rover is not currently using its arm for science as it has detected an issue with a motor that mo...

1 day ago, 7:43pm CST

NASA's Curiosity Rover Checks Rare Iron Meteorite Egg Rock on Mars

NASA's Curiosity Rover Checks Rare Iron Meteorite Egg Rock on Mars

NASA's Curiosity rover has confirmed than an odd-looking object that scientists operating it had noticed is an iron-nickel me...

Nov 4 2016, 1:23am CDT

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Finds Weird Metallic Meteorite on Mars Surface

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Finds Weird Metallic Meteorite on Mars Surface

The meteorite has been named "Egg Rock" because of its odd, ovoid shape...

Nov 3 2016, 6:36am CDT

NASA's Curiosity Rover Takes This Gorgeous Selfie on Mars

NASA's Curiosity Rover Takes This Gorgeous Selfie on Mars

The selfie taken by the robot show the rugged and breathtaking mountainous landscape of the red planet....

Oct 4 2016, 11:29pm CDT

Curiosity Rover Snaps First Images of Mars Rock Formations

Curiosity Rover Snaps First Images of Mars Rock Formations

The Mars Curiosity Rover sent back some high quality pics of complex rock formations from the Martian surface....

Sep 11 2016, 4:09pm CDT

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Beams Stunning 360-Degree Panorama of Mars ‘Murray Buttes’

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Beams Stunning 360-Degree Panorama of Mars ‘Murray Buttes’

Rover captures an incredible view as it nears the peak called "Murray Buttes" on lower Mount Sharp....

Aug 20 2016, 7:43am CDT

NASA Launches Mars Rover Game to Celebrate Curiosity's 4th Anniversary

NASA Launches Mars Rover Game to Celebrate Curiosity's 4th Anniversary

The NASA Mars Curiosity Rover has had a video game released on the occasion of its anniversary....

Aug 5 2016, 11:12am CDT

NASA Curiosity Rover Can Now Fire Laser on Mars on Its Own

NASA Curiosity Rover Can Now Fire Laser on Mars on Its Own

NASA Mars rover is selectively pinpointing rocks on the Martian surface with its laser spectrometer. This is the latest develop...

Jul 22 2016, 6:16am CDT

Curiosity Mars Rover Resumes Full Operations

Curiosity Mars Rover Resumes Full Operations

After it was brought out of the "safe mode" on July 9, the Curiosity Mars rover will now resume full operations on Tuesday, NA...

Jul 12 2016, 2:43am CDT

Mars Rover Curiosity has Problems

Mars Rover Curiosity has Problems

NASA revealed that the Curiosity rover on Mars stopped and powered down into safe mode on July 2....

Jul 7 2016, 4:29am CDT

NASA to Drive Curiosity to Potential Water Sites on Mars

NASA to Drive Curiosity to Potential Water Sites on Mars

The US space agency is planning to drive the Curiosity Rover towards water sites on the Martian surface to further investigate...

Jun 25 2016, 8:03am CDT

Curiosity Rover Finds Signs of Ancient Explosive Volcanoes on Mars

Curiosity Rover Finds Signs of Ancient Explosive Volcanoes on Mars

The Mars Curiosity Rover found signs of ancient explosive volcanoes on the Red Planet....

Jun 15 2016, 4:43am CDT

Curiosity Measures Seasonal Patterns in Mars Atmosphere

Curiosity Measures Seasonal Patterns in Mars Atmosphere

The local atmosphere in Mars is clear in winter, dustier in spring and summer, and windy in autumn, show measurements by NASA's...

May 14 2016, 11:19am CDT

Curiosity leads us to seek out unpleasant, painful outcomes

Curiosity leads us to seek out unpleasant, painful outcomes

New York, April 10 (IANS) Curiosity is a powerful motivator in humans and is often seen as a blessing, but it can also turn out...

Apr 10 2016, 6:26am CDT

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Snaps Selfie on Martian Dune

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Snaps Selfie on Martian Dune

The latest image is a combination of 57 separate images and at least a third that has been beamed back to Earth since the start...

Feb 2 2016, 5:22am CST

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Finds Piles of Silica on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Finds Piles of Silica on Mars

High concentrations of silica indicates water activity on Mars....

Dec 19 2015, 2:15am CST

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Investigates Mars Sand Dunes for the First Time

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Studies Mars Sand Dunes for the First Time

Rover captures close up images of the dark dunes. This is the first time a rover is investigating extraterrestrial active dunes...

Dec 12 2015, 8:48pm CST

Mars Curiosity Rover Will be the First to Explore Alien Sand Dunes

Mars Curiosity Rover Will be the First to Explore Alien Sand Dunes

Curiosity Rover is heading toward active dunes on Red Planet...

Nov 18 2015, 9:00pm CST

Mars Petrified Sand Dunes Captured by Curiosity

Mars has Petrified Sand Dunes Shown by Curiosity Rover

A panoramic view of Mars shows a landscape consisting of solidified sand dunes....

Sep 14 2015, 8:01pm CDT

Mars Curiosity Rover Snaps Amazing New Selfies

Mars Curiosity Rover Snaps Amazing New Selfies

The Mars Rover carried on in its exploratory mission of the Red Planet. It snapped a selfie or two of the Martian landscape wit...

Aug 21 2015, 9:47am CDT

Curiosity Rover Discovers Continental Crust on Mars Similar to Earth

Curiosity Rover Discovers Continental Crust on Mars Similar to Earth

The NASA Curiosity Rover’s ChemCam laser instrument has detected a rock formation on the surface of Mars that is similar to ear...

Jul 15 2015, 7:07am CDT

NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover Traverses Martian Terrain

NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover Traverses Martian Terrain

NASA’s Curiosity Rover traversed the Martian terrain on the Red Planet recently. The pics of the scene are definitely worth wat...

May 26 2015, 5:13am CDT

Liquid Water could be on Mars according to new Curiosity Research

Liquid Water could be on Mars according to new Curiosity Research

The NASA Mars rover is still delivering new results about Mars. Now scientists believe that there could be liquid water on Mars...

Apr 14 2015, 1:11am CDT

Curiosity Rover Celebrates 1st Martian Year

Curiosity Rover Celebrates 1st Martian Year

I almost forgot about the Curiosity Rover on Mars. It still cruises around on the red planet....

Jun 24 2014, 9:01am CDT

Curiosity rover spots a light on Mars

Curiosity rover spots a light on Mars

Not a Martian with a flashlight...

Apr 9 2014, 1:30pm CDT

Microsoft's CEO Nadella: Curiosity and Thirst for Learning

Microsoft's CEO Nadella: Curiosity and Thirst for Learning

In one of his first utterances as the newly appointed CEO of Microsoft, Satya Nadella, a 46-year-old engineering executive orig...

Feb 4 2014, 3:10pm CST

Curiosity Winner Kid Becomes Video Game God of Godus

Curiosity Cube Winner Kid Becomes Video Game God of Godus

Peter Molyneux, the video game legend says that the time is right for smartphone users to play God (metaphorically speaking). H...

May 27 2013, 10:10am CDT

Curiosity Rover Made a Foursquare Check-In from Mars

Curiosity Rover Made a Foursquare Check-In from Mars

First check-in from another planet...

Oct 4 2012, 11:04am CDT

Curiosity Rover Gets Software Update

Curiosity Rover Gets Software Update

New features via software update...

Aug 13 2012, 11:27am CDT

Mars Rover Curiosity sends first Photo

Mars Rover Curiosity sends first Photo

NASA Mars robot has successfully landed on the red planet....

Aug 6 2012, 2:15am CDT