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Submission + - Curiosity Rover Collects First Martian Bedrock Sample (spaceindustrynews.com)

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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