• 9 years into its Mars mission, NASA's Curiosity rover is rewriting the story of how the planet's water disappeared

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    A "selfie" Curiosity took using two cameras on March 26, 2021.
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    NASA's Curiosity rover is climbing a 3-mile-high mountain in Mars' Gale Crater.
    Curiosity has discovered evidence that Mars' lakes dried up then came back before disappearing.
    The rover is still shedding new light on how Mars lost its water.
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