First Contact! Mars Express’ first ‘conversation’ with Curiosity


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animations of Mars Express tracking the landing of MSL then you can watch it live or preview it yourself with a great website from JPL called “Eyes on the Solar System” (

You can see all the different stages of the entry, descent and landing of Curiosity and control the camera and speed yourself to experience the landing in every way possible!

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Experience MSL Landing with ‘Eyes on the Solar System’ from JPL


Anticipation at NASA JPL…