NASA is inviting eligible education institutions, museums and other organizations to examine and request space program artifacts online. The items represent significant human spaceflight technologies, processes and accomplishments from NASA’s past and present space exploration programs. more> http://is.gd/L0q2ad
NASA – Taken during mobility testing on June 3, 2011, this image is of the Mars Science Laboratory rover, Curiosity, inside the Spacecraft Assembly Facility at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif.
Preparations continue for shipping the rover to NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida in June and for its fall 2011 launch. Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech
- New Mars rover arrives at Florida launch site, Irene Klotz, Reuters