#1 By: Cory Doctorow, December 16th, 2013 23:08
#2 By: dloburns, December 17th, 2013 00:28
So are the constellations the same on mars?
#3 By: MythicalMe, December 17th, 2013 01:39
Essentially the same. Differences would not be noticeable until well outside the solar system.
#4 By: TheGlitchEcliptic, December 17th, 2013 02:17
I am straining to find the pale blue dot.
#5 By: Víctor, December 17th, 2013 03:26
Cant find Phobos and Deimos, any clue where are them?
#6 By: Tennessee Waltz, December 17th, 2013 09:24
It is cool how pictures, of Curiosity Rover on Mars, always seem too be in "Third Person" perspective.
#7 By: Moioci, December 17th, 2013 11:31
Just above and to the left of Curiosity's rectangular "head", there is a nearly featureless rock. I suspect this is Phobos.
#8 By: Austin Hamman, December 17th, 2013 11:58
i think nasa should release an actual version of this, maybe using something like this: http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/build-your-own-google-street-view-using-an-android-phone-or-dslr-camera/
street view on mars MUST happen...someone get on this!
#9 By: Wrecksdart, December 17th, 2013 14:05
#10 By: Cary, December 17th, 2013 19:28
Evidence of Mini Martian Shai-Hulud?
#11 By: Wrecksdart, December 18th, 2013 11:24
Or evidence of a grand race of Hungry Hungry Hippos.
#12 By: Wrecksdart, December 19th, 2013 14:15
Minor gripe: If I understand correctly, this image is a stitched comp of the following two images,
Digital Art Compilation
Curiosity Rover's Self Portrait at "John Klein" Drilling Site NASA's Mars Exploration Program (Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS)
VISTA telescope: 9 billion pixel photo of a Milky Way European Southern Observatory (Image credit: ESO/VVV Consortium, Ignacio Toledo, Martin Kornmesser)
So, yeah great, but is Curiosity's camera not able to do night shots? Kinda bummed it's not the real Martian night sky.
#13 By: Cory Doctorow, December 21st, 2013 23:08
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