Video Of The Week - Why NASA's 'Curiosity' And Your Own, Matter

By Meera Dolasia on October 1, 2012

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On Sunday, August 5th, 2012, NASA scientists successfully landed the massive 2,000 pound Mars Science Laboratory AKA Curiosity on the surface of the Red Planet, a feat that was truly considered one of the most momentous events in the history of Space.

However, if you are like most of us, you probably applauded it for a day and maybe even wondered if given the global recession, whether a $2.5 billion USD rover to a planet that we may never visit, was really money well spent. In this video, former Rock' n' Roll artist turned NASA engineer Adam Stelzner explains why Curiosity - Both NASA's and the human kind matter, irrespective of cost!

Resource: NASA.gov

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  • bigmama900
    bigmama900Saturday, April 23, 2016 at 5:05 am
    Awesome
    • tennisman2
      tennisman2Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 11:53 am
      Cool
      • tennisman2
        tennisman2Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 11:52 am
        Cool
        • edmodo-5dwckmtkyz
          edmodo-5dwckmtkyzSaturday, December 13, 2014 at 6:13 pm
          I am cooler than all of you
          • edmodo-5dwckmtkyz
            edmodo-5dwckmtkyzSaturday, December 13, 2014 at 6:12 pm
            go to cool math
            • potatoThursday, December 4, 2014 at 12:48 pm
              aliens don't exist
              • pandapuss
                pandapussMonday, February 29, 2016 at 12:09 pm
                And how would you know aliens didn't exist NASA still doesn't know how would you?
              • L for Leeeeeee Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 8:33 am
                cool
                • disco manWednesday, December 11, 2013 at 1:16 pm
                  aliens might exist on one of jupiter's moon
                  • jaikiratFriday, October 18, 2013 at 8:19 am
                    goog luck
                    • AaaaaaaallleeeeTuesday, April 23, 2013 at 4:32 pm
                      Do aliens exist for sure

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