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Happy Birthday, Curiosity!

On August 5, 2012 (PDT), NASA's Curiosity rover touched down on the Red Planet. Aboard was the Sample Analysis at Mars instrument, or SAM, the most sophisticated chemistry lab ever sent to another planet. Now, on the first anniversary of the landing, engineers at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center are using SAM to "sing" Happy Birthday to Curiosity.
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NASA's Curiosity rover celebrates its Martian birthday on August 5 (PDT), the day that it landed on Mars. In honor of this special ocassion, engineers at Goddard Space Flight Center are using the Sample Analysis at Mars (SAM) instrument to    NASA's Curiosity rover celebrates its Martian birthday on August 5 (PDT), the day that it landed on Mars. In honor of this special ocassion, engineers at Goddard Space Flight Center are using the Sample Analysis at Mars (SAM) instrument to "sing" Happy Birthday to Curiosity.

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Short URL to This Page:http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/goto?11331
Animation Number:11331
Completed:2013-08-04
Video Editor:Dan Gallagher (USRA)
Interviewee:Florence Tan (NASA/GSFC)
Producer:Dan Gallagher (USRA)
Project Support:Aaron E Lepsch (ADNET Systems, Inc.)
Videographers:Rob Andreoli (AIMM)
 John Caldwell (AIMM)
 Chris Smith (HTSI)
Series:Narrated Movies
Goddard TV Tape:G2013-072 -- SAM Sings Happy Birthday
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NASA Science >> Planets and Moons
 
 


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Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version 8.0.0.0.0

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