Mars Orbiters Will Attempt to Take Pictures of the Curiosity Rover as It Lands - Universe Today
[/caption] Remember this amazing image from 2008? The HiRISE (High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment) camera on the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter captured the Phoenix lander descending on a parachute to land on Mars’ north polar region. MRO will attempt a repeat performance in August of 2012 when the Mars Science Laboratory rover “Curiosity” will be landing … Continue reading "Mars Orbiters Will Attempt to Take Pictures of the Curiosity Rover as It Lands"
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