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Sol 229, Left Mastcam — Curiosity spins its turret once again.
After lying on the ocean floor for more than 40 years, two Apollo rocket engines that helped deliver astronauts to the moon are once again seeing the light of day.
(Via Wired Science)
High-Resolution Spectrum of the Ant Planetary Nebula around 12.8μm
Mastcam L/R, Sol 53 (2012-09-29 13:22:49 UTC) — Found one can get decent stereoscopic effects from Curiosity’s Mastcam despite differing focal lengths, with just a bit of resizing and aligning of the 100mm lens capture over the 34mm.
Greeley Haven Mars
This full-circle scene combines 817 images taken by the panoramic camera (Pancam) on NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity. It shows the terrain that surrounded the rover while it was stationary for four months of work during its most recent Martian winter. Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Cornell/Arizona State Univ.
Very Large Telescope