Curiosity Mars Rover Studies Rock-Layer Contact Zone

Pasadena CA (JPL) Jul 05, 2015

NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover is examining a valley where at least two types of bedrock meet, for clues about changes in ancient environmental conditions recorded by the rock. In addition to two rock types for which this site was chosen, the rover has found a sandstone with grains of differing shapes and color.

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