Mars Curiosity rover captures eclipse

Take a look at the best pictures from NASA's Curiosity rover

By Prachi Gupta

Published September 21, 2012 4:14PM (EDT)


In the past several weeks, NASA's Curiosity rover has taken some extraordinary images -- including those of Mount Sharp, which scientists say is similar to the Grand Canyon. In honor of Curiosity's recent eclipse pictures, we've compiled the rover's most inspiring images.

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Prachi Gupta is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on pop culture. Follow her on Twitter at @prachigu or email her at

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