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Designing for Drilling on Mars

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In this video excerpt from NOVA: “Ultimate Mars Challenge,” learn about the complex robotic arm of NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) rover, Curiosity ...

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NOVA: "Ultimate Mars Challenge"

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Excerpted from NOVA: "Ultimate Mars Challenge." Third party materials courtesy of Caltech and Pixeldust Studios.

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Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation

Funder: Corporation for Public Broadcasting

Funder: David H. Koch

Producer: WGBH Educational Foundation