The HiRISE team has outdone themselves this time. Using their incredible instrument, the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment, they have captured an incredible image of the Curiosity rover, descending on a parachute through Mars’ atmosphere. “Nailed it!” Tweeted Christian Schaller of the HiRISE team. “My goodness, @MarsCuriosity you look pretty.” Schaller told Universe Today that [...]

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