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ChemCam mast unit | by Los Alamos National Laboratory
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ChemCam mast unit

This image shows the ChemCam mast unit mounted on the Curiosity rover as it is being prepared in the clean room prior to the launch of NASA's Mars Science Laboratory mission. ChemCam fires a powerful laser that can sample Martian rocks and provide critical clues about the Red Planet's habitability.

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Taken on March 15, 2013