Curiosity drills its first hole

NASA's Mars rover drilled a hole in a rock called "John Klein".

NASA's Curiosity Rover Poised to Drill Into Mars

The percussion drill in the turret of tools at the end of the robotic arm of NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has been positioned in contact with the rock surface in this image from the rover's front Hazard-Avoidance Camera (Hazcam). The drill was

Curiosity Rover Snaps 1st Photos of Mars at Night

This image of a Martian rock illuminated by white-light LEDs (light emitting diodes) is part of the first set of nighttime images taken by the Mars Hand Lens Imager (MAHLI) camera at the end of the robotic arm of NASA's Mars rover Curiosity. MA

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