How to Follow the Latest News from Curiosity
They did it. They really did it. On the evening of August 5th, all of the events in the "7 minutes of terror" became a reality. The landing appears to be picture-perfect. Now the fun begins. Here's how to keep up-to-date with the latest news from the Curiosity landing:
- Read Emily Lakdawalla's blog. She'll be posting on Curiosty a lot and has an expert's eye for detail and understanding of the background.
- Follow Emily on Twitter. She'll be tweeting from JPL as news breaks.
- Follow our @exploreplanets twitter feed
We'll be up most of the night after landing with the latest news and updates.
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