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Curiosity rover moving to next target

NASA's rover Curiosity said 'Goodbye Kimberley' having fulfilled her objectives of drilling into a cold red sandstone slab, sampling the tantalizing grey colored interior and pelting the fresh bore hole with a pinpoint series ...

dateMay 22, 2014 in Space Exploration
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Scientists Drill Deepest Hole off New Zealand

( -- Scientists aboard the research ship the JOIDES Resolution recently drilled two kilometers into Earth’s crust, setting a new record for the deepest hole drilled through the seafloor on a single expedition.

dateFeb 04, 2010 in Earth Sciences
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