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A self-portrait of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover

March 2021 (approx.)

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NASA's Curiosity Mars rover used two different cameras to create this selfie in front of Mont Mercou, a rock outcrop that stands 20 feet (6 meters) tall. Curiosity's Selfie at Mont Mercou (


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credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS