While scientists said the find appeared promising, more follow-up was needed to rule out other possibilities.
It’s the longest stretch of inactivity since Curiosity’s daring touchdown near the Martian equator last year.
Long before Curiosity became everybody’s favorite rover, Opportunity was the darling.
Likely death trap definitely a very cool experience
The rover did find a simple carbon compound, but scientists have yet to determine whether it’s native to the red planet, or came from elsewhere.
The two-year, $2.5 billion mission seeks to determine whether the environment could have been suitable for microbial life.
It will take 8½ months for Curiosity to reach Mars following a journey of 354 million miles
NASA: Water flows on Mars during warm months - PC World
Planet reaches temperatures of up to 23 degrees Fahrenheit
Venezuelan socialist President Hugo Chavez stated that there probably was civilization on Mars, but capitalism and imperialism killed the planet
Scientists: NASA must study sex in space - FOX News
Has anyone done it before? Can a child be conceived in zero-G?
NASA and Microsoft release stunning new interactive Mars tour - Popular Science
It took three years, but NASA and Microsoft have completed a high-resolution map of Mars that anybody can access
Seventh grade space discovery - Space
Middle schoolers discover mysterious cave on Mars
Mars500 crewman offers first video tour inside the locked facility - Popular Science
A crew of six has begun their simulated mission to Mars, which involves 520 days spent locked in a container in Moscow with Guitar Hero and few showers
Martian pond scum - THE SUN
A special mission to the Red Planet has revealed the likely presence of a form of pond scum – the building blocks of life as we know it
Betty White Snickers ad voted top Super Bowl ad - USA TODAY
This marks the first time Snickers’ maker, Mars, has won Ad Meter, replacing last year’s winner Doritos, which took second this year with an ad about a dog with an electronic bark collar who gets revenge on a nasty dude