Curious about Curiosity? Cool new web site about the next Mars rover

Artist’s rendering of the Curiosity rover being lowered to the Martian surface via the “sky crane” – a risky but exciting landing. Credit: NASA / JPL

There is now less than a week until the next Mars rover, Curiosity, lands on August 5 (10:31 pm PT). There is already a ton of information about it available on the web of course, but now there is a great new web site,, dedicated specifically to the Curiosity mission. So if you are curious, take a look!

The official NASA web site is here.