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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Self-Portrait of Curiosity's 'Stunt Double'

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Self-Portrait of Curiosity's 'Stunt Double' Camera and robotic-arm maneuvers for taking a self-portrait of the NASA Curiosity rover on Mars were checked first by the Vehicle System Test Bed (VSTB) rover, a test unit located in the Mars Yard at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.


Original image data dated on or about August 1, 2012.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.


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