Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) (201208050001HQ)

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    View from the balcony of the control rooms at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, the Dark Room in the foreground, Deep Space Network control room on the right and the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Mission Support Area back left on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012 in Pasadena, Calif. The MSL Rover named Curiosity was designed to assess whether Mars ever had an environment able to support small life forms called microbes. Curiosity is due to land on Mars at 10:31 p.m. PDT on Aug. 5, 2012 (1:31 a.m. EDT on Aug. 6, 2012). Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)

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    1. Virginian Highlander 21 months ago | reply

      Huge Day! Go NASA JPL!!! Go Curiosity!

    2. PhotoSenseDatum 21 months ago | reply

      I would like to be there, at the laboratory, taking pictures!

    3. Silvia1822 21 months ago | reply

      From Guadalajara, México, we wish you success, and that the 7 minutes of terror, to become at least two years of discovery, congratulations!

    4. Nontheist Central 21 months ago | reply

      Coolest looking control room EVER!!

    5. Dave  McNally 21 months ago | reply

      Good luck JPL and Curiosity!

    6. Cherstarflower 21 months ago | reply

      Shields Up, Safe Landing, Phone Home, Enjoy your stay on MARS, good luck.

    7. sidhla 21 months ago | reply

      Best of luck. I am sure Carl Sagan is watching.

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