This article originally appeared on Ryan Anderson's "The Martian Chronicles" blog and is reposted here with permission.
MSL is like James Bond. Want to know why? Check out my new post over at ScientificBlogging. I've submitted it to their University Science Writing Competition, so head on over and check out my entry, and while you're there take a look at the many other excellent entries.
As I understand it, the folks at ScientificBlogging will select finalists, and then voting will open up. And if I am lucky enough to be selected as a finalist, you will be voting for me, right? Right.