Curiosity rover will serve as terramechanics instrument in explortation of Martian soils

Friday, January 20, 2012 - 10:01 in Astronomy & Space

NASA has announced that Raymond E. Arvidson, PhD, the James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor in Earth and Planetary Sciences in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis, has been selected to be a participating scientist on the Mars Science Laboratory, a mission to land and operate a rover named Curiosity on the surface of Mars.

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