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Mars Science Laboratory

(mission to Mars with rover)

Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) is a NASA mission to Mars with a rover, Curiosity. It landed on Mars in 2012 and remains active in 2019. Instruments on Curiosity:

SAM is made up of:

MSL was landed in Gale Crater to explore it and the mountain in the middle, Mount Sharp (aka Aeolis Mons).

Further reading:

Referenced by pages:
Mars 2020