Curiosity Rover

By: Canaan Delgado

Introduction:

-The curiosity rover is a Mars rover that was launched in 2011 on November 26th.


-It was sent to explore Mars and see if it was possibly "habitable" or if it had been at some point in time.

Special Tools

-It has a laser

-on February it short circuited while attempting to transfer a sample.

-It has satalites so it can directly contact earth

-The rover has four cameras 2 in front and 2 in the back that are called hazcams these are used to help the rover avoid hazardous things.

Some pictures of the Rover

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: why did they send rovers to mars?

A:to get better knowledge of Mars and to see if we could ever live on it.

Q:who sponsors the Mars missions

A:NASA

Missions

The river has been on a mission that was intended for two years.

In 2012 NASA extended the mission indefinitely


Bibliography

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