Nature Video

Curiosity's first look at Mars

On 5 August NASA successfully landed its rover, Curiosity, on Mars. Since landing, the rover has captured some striking images of the red planet. In this video, NASA scientists John Grotzinger and Joy Crisp talk about what we've seen so far, and what we might encounter when Curiosity drives towards Mount Sharp -- where we hope to find signs of water.

Check out more images at the Mars Science Laboratory: Curiosity Rover

Read the story: Mars Curiosity Rover

doi: 10.1038/d41586-019-00463-9

Nature Briefing

An essential round-up of science news, opinion and analysis, delivered to your inbox every weekday.