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Curiosity Rover Collects First Martian Bedrock Sample 51

Posted by timothy
from the cosmetics-use-in-3-2-1 dept.
littlesparkvt writes "NASA's Curiosity rover has, for the first time, used a drill carried at the end of its robotic arm to bore into a flat, veiny rock on Mars and collect a sample from its interior. This is the first time any robot has drilled into a rock to collect a sample on Mars."
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Curiosity Rover Collects First Martian Bedrock Sample

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