Tag: curiosity

47 Curiosity: Why did they "reinvent the wheel" instead of using pressure tires? 2013-12-21T13:16:11.627

32 About how long will Curiosity last on its nuclear power? 2013-07-17T01:09:22.740

31 Why would NASA include a speaker on Curiosity? 2013-08-07T19:06:04.047

27 Who took the Curiosity rover's self-portrait photo from the surface of Mars? 2013-10-01T04:09:49.070

27 Planetary rovers - six wheels vs four? 2016-09-19T04:19:04.247

26 What's the coin on the Curiosity rover? 2013-09-27T07:33:11.153

24 Can either Opportunity or Curiosity explore the state of Spirit? 2015-02-10T00:10:34.453

20 Why do the Mars rovers move so cautiously? 2013-08-16T06:03:00.410

17 How will Curiosity manage its power when its nuclear power starts to run low? 2013-07-17T02:52:55.250

16 What is the mysterious "Ball of Mars"? 2014-09-30T11:14:31.990

15 What problems led to the use of the Sky Crane system used by Curiosity? 2013-07-17T02:09:37.570

15 What are the black and white circular patterns on the Curiosity rover? 2013-12-02T02:34:14.960

14 Why did the Earth based observations of methane on Mars go wrong? 2013-09-24T14:07:53.180

14 What software language was used to program the martian rovers Spirit, Opportunity and Curiosity? 2014-02-15T19:42:15.087

12 Does NASA have any plans for future Mars rovers after Curiosity? 2013-07-31T15:28:02.760

12 Could Curiosity dig itself a burrow? 2014-10-17T11:20:46.587

11 Why does Curiosity use an RTG rather than solar (as Spirit and Opportunity do) for power? 2013-08-15T16:40:17.923

11 How does the Curiosity rover survive dust storms on Mars? 2013-09-26T11:45:17.157

11 Why are Curiosity's wheels aluminum rather than titanium? 2014-02-04T23:28:55.120

11 Does Curiosity pose a radiation hazard for would be colonists? 2016-08-17T09:35:05.207

11 How much can the Mars rover Curiosity do autonomously, after four years of operation? 2016-09-15T08:24:27.070

10 Can the rovers on Mars see the comet flyby? 2013-09-27T07:19:32.387

10 What caused Curiosity's electrical trouble? 2013-11-28T01:39:31.750

10 Who decides where Curiosity goes? 2015-05-30T13:25:18.920

8 Why was Curiosity rover's landing site an ellipse? 2013-08-17T16:14:07.430

8 Cost Breakdown for Curiosity Development 2014-09-26T08:48:46.003

8 Curiosity wheel damage 2015-02-01T04:56:59.913

8 How did Curiosity's SAM "sing" to itself? 2016-11-17T21:35:26.583

8 How much elevation has Mars Curiosity climbed so far from the bottom of Gale crater? 2017-08-30T18:44:07.277

7 Curiosity: Rockets kick up more dust than a sandstorm? 2013-11-02T16:01:09.167

7 Does the Curiosity rover really have a chance of driving to the top of Mt. Sharp? 2017-09-02T18:38:30.950

6 How long might the Curiosity Mars rover last, and what would be the most likely cause to end its mission capability? 2014-04-13T19:30:59.793

6 Why is Curiosity so light compared to Opportunity? 2016-05-12T23:15:16.333

5 Curiosity's powered descent stage test 2014-02-13T00:17:13.087

5 What is the purpose of these marks on Curiosity? 2015-03-08T09:25:12.573

5 What happens to spare rovers? 2016-07-27T21:17:41.430

4 How large are the Curiosity rover's FPGAs which enable "dream mode"? 2015-02-28T02:40:34.443

4 Are there "rover-friendly region maps" for Mars? What about the Moon? 2016-08-07T16:04:43.020

4 Mars curiosity rover 2016-11-20T19:45:30.263

4 Why is this "grainy footage" of a Martian (sky) from Curiosity so grainy? Cloud snaps by Opportunity look great! 2017-03-23T10:48:33.170

3 Curiosity with caterpillars? 2013-09-28T13:36:39.843

3 How does Curiosity find its own way to selected destination? 2013-11-28T03:50:15.870

3 Download all Curiosity photos? 2014-02-27T06:41:27.673

3 How does Curiosity analyse Mars' rocks for finding signs of life? 2014-11-13T15:48:11.267

3 Is this photo of Mars in color? 2015-05-23T00:29:13.617

3 Dimensions of the Curiosity Rover? 2015-11-28T07:54:57.613

3 How to calculate Coordinated Mars Time (MTC)? 2015-12-15T05:58:14.950

3 If Curiosity had lights, could it drive or work in the evening? 2016-09-14T04:46:56.037

3 Surveyor TD-339 engines - used on all US powered robotic landers? 2017-07-24T16:11:14.607

3 Who discovered "Egg Rock"? The Curiosity rover or people? 2018-01-28T06:45:33.847

3 How (if possible) can we assess the isotope variations on martian soils? 2018-01-29T05:50:19.947

2 Would the MSL rover copy work on the Moon? 2014-12-09T16:16:00.990

1 Why doesn't the perchlorate on Mars' surface oxidize metallic meteorites? 2018-01-28T06:57:52.077

0 Color-correcting photos on Mars so that things look like they would on Earth - is it a big correction? 2018-02-03T01:23:27.493