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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-25 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
CHIMRA
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NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has delivered sample portions of rock powder collected from the interior of a rock on Mars into laboratory instruments inside the rover.
PIA16766:
Check-up Image After Delivering Martian Rock Powder
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-25 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the eastern flank of Arsia Mons midway between the summit of the volcano and the surrounding plains.
PIA16261:
Arsia Mons
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-22 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This VIS image shows dunes in a topographic low within Aonia Terra.
PIA16260:
Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-21 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the part of the floor of Melas Chasma. Melas Chasma in the central chasma of Valles Marineris.
PIA16259:
Melas Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-20 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
CHIMRA
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NASA's Curiosity rover shows the first sample of powdered rock extracted by the rover's drill. The image was taken after the sample was transferred from the drill to the rover's scoop.
PIA16729:
First Curiosity Drilling Sample in the Scoop
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-20 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
CHIMRA
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This frame from an animation of NASA's Curiosity rover shows the complicated suite of operations involved in conducting the rover's first rock sample drilling on Mars and transferring the sample to the rover's scoop for inspection.
PIA16730:
Drilling into Mars Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-20 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
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This frame from a video clip shows moments during a demonstration of drilling into a rock at NASA's JPL, Pasadena, Calif., with a test double of the Mars rover Curiosity. The drill combines hammering and rotation motions of the bit.
PIA16733:
Video Clip of a Rover Rock-Drilling Demonstration at JPL Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-20 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
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The development of the Mars rover Curiosity's capabilities for drilling into a rock on Mars required years of development work. Seen here are some of the rocks used in bit development testing and lifespan testing at JPL in 2007.
PIA16732:
Preparation on Earth for Drilling on Mars
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-20 Mars Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
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This set of images from Mars shows the handiwork of different tools on three NASA missions to the surface of Mars.
PIA16731:
Different Tools for Different Purposes on Mars
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-20 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
CHIMRA
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These schematic drawings show a top view and a cutaway view of a section of the drill on NASA's Curiosity rover on Mars.
PIA16727:
Views of Curiosity's Drill
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-20 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
CHIMRA
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This figure shows the location of CHIMRA on the turret of NASA's Curiosity rover, together with a cutaway view of the device. CHIMRA processes samples from the rover's scoop or drill and delivers them to science instruments.
PIA16691:
Preparing Samples on Mars
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-20 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
CHIMRA
Mastcam
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This image shows the location of the 150-micrometer sieve screen on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity, a device used to remove larger particles from samples before delivery to science instruments.
PIA16688:
Sifting Martian Samples
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-20 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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This image from the Mars Hand Lens Imager (MAHLI) on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity shows details of rock texture and color in an area where the rover's Dust Removal Tool (DRT) brushed away dust that was on the rock.
PIA16687:
Zapped, Martian Rock
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-20 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
Mastcam
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From a position in the shallow 'Yellowknife Bay' depression, NASA's Mars rover Curiosity used its right Mast Camera (Mastcam) to take the telephoto images combined into this panorama of geological diversity.
PIA16685:
Setting the Scene for Curiosity's First Drilling
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-20 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a landslide deposit which flowed towards the floor of Ganges Chasma.
PIA16258:
Ganges Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-19 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a field of dunes on the floor of an unnamed crater in Terra Cimmeria.
PIA16257:
Crater Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-18 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The parallel ridges in this image captured by NASA's Mars Odyssey spacecraft are part of Arsia Sulci - a region west of Arsia Mons. How these features were formed is unknown.
PIA16256:
Arsia Sulci
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-15 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows more of the extensive lava flows in Daedalia Planum.
PIA16255:
Daedalia Planum
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-14 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The volcanic flows in this image captured by NASA's Mars Odyssey spacecraft are part of Daedalia Planum, an extensive flow field originating from Arsia Mons.
PIA16254:
Daedalia Planum
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-13 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
ChemCam
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A day after NASA's Mars rover Curiosity drilled the first sample-collection hole into a rock on Mars, the rover's Chemistry and Camera (ChemCam) instrument shot laser pulses into the fresh rock powder that the drilling generated.
PIA16765:
Laser Hits on Martian Drill Tailings
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-13 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The arcuate fractures and depressions in this image captured by NASA's Mars Odyssey spacecraft are part of Avernus Cavi.
PIA16253:
Avernus Fractures
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-12 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Small gullies captured in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey are located on the north and south sides of this hill. The hill is part of the mountainous region that borders the northeastern side of Argyre Planitia.
PIA16252:
Gullies
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-11 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the southern margin of Pavonis Mons.
PIA16251:
Pavonis Mons
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-09 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
Hazcam (MSL)
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This frame from a set of three images from NASA's Curiosity rover shows the rover's drill in action on Feb. 8, 2013, or Sol 182, Curiosity's 182nd Martian day of operations.
PIA16728:
Ready, Set, Drill Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-09 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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At the center of this image from NASA's Curiosity rover is the hole in a rock called 'John Klein' where the rover conducted its first sample drilling on Mars.
PIA16726:
Curiosity's First Sample Drilling
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-09 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
Mastcam
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NASA's Mars rover Curiosity used its Mast Camera (Mastcam) to take the images combined into this mosaic of the drill area, called 'John Klein,' where the rover ultimately performed its first sample drilling.
PIA16686:
Investigating Curiosity's Drill Area
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-08 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows part of the dune field on the floor of Brashear Crater.
PIA16250:
Brashear Crater Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-07 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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This rectangular version of a self-portrait of NASA's Mars rover Curiosity combines dozens of exposures taken by the rover's Mars Hand Lens Imager (MAHLI) during the 177th Martian day, or sol, of Curiosity's work on Mars (Feb. 3, 2013).
PIA16764:
Curiosity Rover's Self Portrait at 'John Klein' Drilling Site, Cropped
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-07 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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The rover is positioned at a patch of flat outcrop called 'John Klein,' which was selected as the site for the first rock-drilling activities by NASA's Curiosity. This self-portrait was acquired to document the drilling site.
PIA16763:
Curiosity Rover's Self Portrait at 'John Klein' Drilling Site
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-07 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
Mastcam
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A blink pair of images taken before and after NASA's Curiosity performed a 'mini drill' test on a Martian rock shows changes resulting from that activity.
PIA16762:
Before-and-After Blink of Curiosity 'Mini Drill' into Mars Rock Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-07 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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After an activity called the 'mini drill test' by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity, the rover's MAHLI camera recorded this view of the results. The test generated a ring of powdered rock for inspection in advance of the rover's first full drilling.
PIA16761:
Close-Up After Preparatory Test of Drilling on Mars
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-07 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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In an activity called the 'mini drill test,' NASA's Mars rover Curiosity used its drill to generate this ring of powdered rock for inspection in advance of the rover's first full drilling.
PIA16760:
Preparatory Test of Drilling on Mars Generates Rock Powder
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-07 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows several small landslide deposits in Noctis Labyrinthus.
PIA16249:
Landslide Deposits
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-06 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The channel feature in this image captured by NASA's Mars Odyssey spacecraft is part of Tyrrhena Fossae, a large depression that dissects Tyrrhena Mons.
PIA16248:
Tyrrhena Fossae
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-05 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The dunes in this image captured by NASA's Mars Odyssey spacecraft are located on the margin of Meroe Patera.
PIA16247:
Meroe Patera Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-04 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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The bit in the rotary-percussion drill of NASA's Mars rover Curiosity left its mark in a target patch of rock called 'John Klein' during a test on Feb. 2, 2013, in preparation for the first drilling of a rock by the rover.
PIA16717:
Preparatory Test for First Rock Drilling by Mars Rover Curiosity
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-04 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
ChemCam
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This head-on view shows the tip of the drill bit on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity. The view merges two exposures taken by the remote micro-imager in the rover's ChemCam instrument at different focus settings.
PIA16719:
Drill Bit Tip on Mars Rover Curiosity, Head-on View
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-04 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
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The shape of the tip of the bit in the drill of NASA's Mars rover Curiosity is apparent in this view recorded by the remote micro-imager in the rover's ChemCam instrument on Mars. Jan. 29, 2012; the bit is about 0.6 inch (1.6 centimeters) wide.
PIA16718:
Drill Bit Tip on Mars Rover Curiosity, Side View
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-04 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the western margin of Juventae Chasma and the dunes that occur at the base of the chasma cliff.
PIA16246:
Juventae Chasma Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-02-01 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This unnamed channel is located in Terra Cimmeria as seen by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA16782:
Channel
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-31 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a small portion of the lava flows that make up Daedalia Planum.
PIA16781:
Daedalia Planum
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-30 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The small dark dunes in this image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft are located on the floor of Holden Crater.
PIA16780:
Holden Crater Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-29 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The lava flows and collapse features in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft are located near Ascraeus Mons.
PIA16779:
Ascraeus Mons
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-28 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
Hazcam (MSL)
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The percussion drill in the turret of tools at the end of the robotic arm of NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has been positioned in contact with the rock surface in this image from the rover's front Hazard-Avoidance Camera (Hazcam).
PIA16716:
Curiosity's Drill in Place for Load Testing Before Drilling
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-28 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This unnamed channel is located east of Baetis Chaos as seen by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA16773:
Channel
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-25 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
THEMIS
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The small parallel ridges in this image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft were created by the erosive power of wind blown particles.
PIA16751:
Wind Erosion
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-24 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
HiRISE
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The HiRISE camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter snapped this series of pictures of sand dunes in the north polar region of Mars. Each panel shows ice cracks releasing dark sand as spring progresses.
PIA16715:
Seasonal Changes on Far-Northern Mars
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-24 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The lava flows in this image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft originated at Pavonis Mons.
PIA16750:
Pavonis Mons
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-24 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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Illumination in this image comes from MAHLI's two ultraviolet LEDs, which emit light in a waveband centered at a wavelength of 365 nanometers in this image of a calibration target on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity.
PIA16714:
First Night Image of MAHLI Calibration Target Under Ultraviolet Lights
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-24 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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For scale, the Lincoln penny on the MAHLI calibration target is three-fourths inch (19 millimeters) in diameter. The calibration target is mounted on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity.
PIA16713:
First Night Image of MAHLI Calibration Target in White Lighting
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-24 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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This image of a Martian rock dubbed 'Sayunei' is illuminated by ultraviolet LEDs (light emitting diodes) is part of the first set of nighttime images taken by the Mars Hand Lens Imagery camera at the end of the robotic arm of NASA's Mars rover Curiosity.
PIA16712:
MAHLI's First Night Imaging of Martian Rock Under Ultraviolet Lighting
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-24 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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A Martian rock in the 'Yellowknife Bay' area of Mars' Gale Crater is illuminated by white-light light emitting diodes is part of the first set of nighttime images taken by the MAHLI camera at the end of the robotic arm of NASA's Mars rover Curiosity.
PIA16711:
MAHLI's First Night Imaging of Martian Rock, White Lighting
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-23 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The mega gully in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft empties into Echus Chasma.
PIA16749:
Mega Gully
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-22 Mars Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
Panoramic Camera
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This 3-D image from NASA's rover Opportunity takes a look at Matijevic Hill, an area within the 'Cape York' segment of Endeavour's rim where clay minerals have been detected from orbit.
PIA16709:
'Matijevic Hill' Panorama for Rover's Ninth Anniversary (Stereo)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-22 Mars Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
Panoramic Camera
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This false color image from NASA's rover Opportunity takes a look at Matijevic Hill, an area within the 'Cape York' segment of Endeavour's rim where clay minerals have been detected from orbit.
PIA16704:
'Matijevic Hill' Panorama for Rover's Ninth Anniversary (False Color)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-22 Mars Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
Panoramic Camera
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NASA's rover Opportunity takes a look at Matijevic Hill, an area within the 'Cape York' segment of Endeavour's rim where clay minerals have been detected from orbit.
PIA16703:
'Matijevic Hill' Panorama for Rover's Ninth Anniversary
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-22 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft of the Claritas Fossae region illustrates how fractures affect other features. In this instance, the fractures control the path of several channels (from upper right towards lower left).
PIA16747:
Fractures and Channels
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-21 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a portion of Dittaino Valles.
PIA16746:
Dittaino Valles
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-20 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
HiRISE
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This view of layered rocks on the floor of McLaughlin Crater shows sedimentary rocks that contain spectroscopic evidence for minerals formed through interaction with water. A combination of clues suggests this crater once held a lake fed by groundwater.
PIA16710:
Layers with Carbonate Content Inside McLaughlin Crater on Mars
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-18 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Many different surface textures are found on the polar caps. This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows part of the surface of the south polar cap.
PIA16745:
South Pole
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-17 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the multitude of layers making up the South Polar cap.
PIA16744:
South Polar Layers
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-16 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The lava flows in this image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft are located on the northeastern margin of Daedalia Planum. Wind deposits are visible in the lee of the flow fronts.
PIA16743:
Lava Flows
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-15 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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This set of images from NASA's Curiosity rover shows a patch of rock before and after it was cleaned by Curiosity's Dust Removal Tool (DRT).
PIA16619:
Before and After a Little Dusting Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-15 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MARDI
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This image from NASA's Curiosity rover shows the great diversity of grains found on the surface of a Martian rock.
PIA16618:
Texture of 'Gillespie Lake' Rock
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-15 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
ChemCam
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This set of images shows the similarity of sulfate-rich veins seen on Mars by NASA's Curiosity rover to sulfate-rich veins seen on Earth.
PIA16617:
Veins in Rocks on Mars and Earth
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-15 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
ChemCam
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This graphic from NASA's Curiosity mission shows an analysis of the composition of two rocks called 'Crest' and 'Rapitan' in the 'Yellowknife Bay' area of Mars
PIA16616:
Signs of Hydrated Calcium Sulfates in Martian Rocks
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-15 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
ChemCam
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This graphic from NASA's Curiosity mission shows close-ups of light-toned veins in rocks in the 'Yellowknife Bay' area of Mars together with analyses of their composition.
PIA16615:
Calcium-Rich Veins in Martian Rocks
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-15 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
REMS
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This image maps the traverse of NASA's Mars rover Curiosity from 'Bradbury Landing' to 'Yellowknife Bay,' with an inset documenting a change in the ground's thermal properties with arrival at a different type of terrain.
PIA16708:
Curiosity's Traverse into Different Terrain
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Add Image to Favorite List 2013-01-15 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
Mastcam
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This image from the Mast Camera (Mastcam) on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity shows inclined layering known as cross-bedding in an outcrop called 'Shaler.'
PIA16707:
'Shaler' Unit's Evidence of Stream Flow
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Mastcam
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This image from the right Mast Camera (Mastcam) of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover shows roughly spherical features.
PIA16706:
Spherules in 'Yellowknife Bay'
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Mastcam
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This image of an outcrop at the 'Sheepbed' locality, taken by NASA's Curiosity Mars rover shows well-defined veins filled with whitish minerals, interpreted as calcium sulfate.
PIA16705:
Veins in 'Sheepbed' Outcrop
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Mastcam
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This wide view of the 'John Klein' location selected for the first rock drilling by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity is a mosaic taken by Curiosity's right Mast Camera (Mastcam).
PIA16702:
Neighborhood for Curiosity's First Drilling Campaign
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Mastcam
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From a position in the shallow 'Yellowknife Bay' depression, NASA's Mars rover Curiosity used its right Mast Camera (Mastcam) to take the telephoto images combined into this panorama of geological diversity.
PIA16701:
View from Inside 'Yellowknife Bay'
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Mastcam
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The right Mast Camera (Mastcam) of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover provided this view of the lower stratigraphy at 'Yellowknife Bay' inside Gale Crater on Mars.
PIA16569:
'Yellowknife Bay' Veins and Concretions
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Mastcam
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The 'Shaler' outcrop is dramatically layered, as seen in this mosaic of telephoto images from the right Mast Camera (Mastcam) on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity.
PIA16700:
Wide View of 'Shaler' Outcrop, Sol 120
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Mastcam
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The right Mast Camera (Mastcam) of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover provided this contextual view of the vicinity of the location called 'John Klein,' selected as Curiosity's first drilling site.
PIA16568:
Diversity in Vicinity of Curiosity's First Drilling Target
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Mastcam
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This view shows the patch of veined, flat-lying rock selected as the first drilling site for NASA's Mars rover Curiosity.
PIA16567:
'John Klein' Site Selected for Curiosity's Drill Debut
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a small portion of a east/west trending fracture in Thaumasia Planum.
PIA16742:
Fracture
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a small portion of Daedalia Planun, the result of vast eruptions of Arsia Mons.
PIA16660:
Daedalia Planum
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This image shows numerous gullies that dissect the rim of Bunge Crater as seen by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA16659:
Bunge Gullies
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The lava flows in image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft are part of the vast flow field originating from Arsia Mons.
PIA16658:
Arsia Mons Flows
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The dark dunes in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft are located on the floor of Escalante Crater.
PIA16657:
Sand Dunes
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Dark slope streaks mark the side of the central peak on the floor of Cobres Crater in this image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA16656:
Dark Slope Streaks
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MAHLI
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This image from the MAHLI camera on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity shows details of rock texture and color in an area where the rover's Dust Removal Tool (DRT) brushed away dust that was on the rock.
PIA16566:
Close-up of Brushed Area on Martian Rock Target 'Ekwir_1'
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MAHLI
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This image from the Mars Hand Lens Imager on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity shows the patch of rock cleaned by the first use of the rover's Dust Removal Tool (DRT). The tool is a motorized, wire-bristle brush on the turret at the end of the rover's arm.
PIA16565:
First Use of Mars Rover Curiosity's Dust Removal Tool
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows some the sand dunes on the floor of Danielson Crater.
PIA16655:
Danielson Crater Dunes
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Navcam (MSL)
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The sinuous rock feature in the lower center of this mosaic of images recorded by the NASA Mars rover Curiosity is called 'Snake River.' Curiosity gets a closer look at Snake River for before proceeding to other nearby rocks.
PIA16564:
'Snake River' Rock Feature Viewed by Curiosity Mars Rover
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a region of the south pole where the surface has developed linear markings, a pattern not unlike a thumbprint.
PIA16654:
South Polar Surface
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the dune field on the floor of Nili Patera.
PIA16653:
Nili Patera Dunes
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Mastcam
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On Nov. 22, 2012, or sol 106, NASA's Mars rover Curiosity was near a location called 'Point Lake' for an overlook of a shallow depression called 'Yellowknife Bay' which is in the left third of this scene, in the middle distance.
PIA16563:
Panoramic View From Near "Point Lake" in Gale Crater, Sol 106
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The streamlined islands in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft are located in the channel of Marte Vallis.
PIA16652:
Streamlined Islands
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the steep escarpment between Olympus Mons and the surrounding volcanic plains.
PIA16651:
Olympus Mons Escarpment
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The lava channels in this image are located in the Tharsis plains as seen by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA16650:
Lava Channels
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows sand dunes on the floor of an unnamed crater near Meridiani Planum.
PIA16649:
Dunes
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows part of the large sand sheet and surface dune forms on the floor of Proctor Crater.
PIA16648:
Proctor Crater Dunes
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THEMIS
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The collapse features in this image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft are located on the northern flank of Ascreaus Mons.
PIA16647:
Ascraeus Mons
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The south polar cap is comprised of many layers of ice, as seen in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA16646:
Polar Layers
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A small field of dunes is visible in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft of an unnamed crater in Arabia Terra.
PIA16645:
Dunes
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Navcam (MSL)
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In a shallow depression called 'Yellowknife Bay,' the NASA Mars rover Curiosity drove to an edge of the feature to record this view of the ledge at the margin and a view across the 'bay' during the 130th Martian day, or sol, (Dec. 17, 2012).
PIA16562:
At Edge of 'Yellowknife Bay,' Sol 130
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One type of surface seen on the south pole is this 'swiss-cheese' terrain of circular depressions as seen in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA16644:
South Polar Surface
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