The space agency announced Thursday that the rover has reached the base of Mount Sharp, its destination since landing two years ago. Officials say drilling could begin as early as next week at an outcrop of rocks called Pahrump Hills.
Picture the fearsome creatures of “Jurassic Park” crossed with the shark from “Jaws.” Then super-size to the biggest predator ever to roam Earth. Now add a crocodile snout as big as a person and feet like a duck’s.
Fixing problems encountered by missile interceptors in space required bringing space conditions to the lab.
But since 1991, about 69 percent of the rapidly increasing melt was man-made, said Ben Marzeion, a climate scientist at the University of Innsbruck in Austria
Geothermal activity can be generated by the gravitational pull of a planetary companion.
Body was found wearing expensive shoes and an Italian jacket, nearby were 3 empty Korean liquor bottles.
600,000 people on Okinawa have been advised to leave their homes as Typhoon Neoguri batters southern Japan.
A drunken passenger assaulted a flight attendant while flying from Japan to Honolulu, say prosecutors.
Indian scientist is working on extremely thin and biodegradable condoms.
Pentagon says military on the Hawaiian island of Kauai has conducted the first flight test of a new missile defense system designed to protect NATO forces in Europe from ballistic missile attack.