This infographic depicts the suspenseful 7 minutes it takes for Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory) to get from the top of Mars' atmosphere to its surface. Represented are the Entry, Descent and Landing phases, often referred to simply as "EDL" by JPL.
Panorama with Active Linear Dune in Gale Crater, Mars
Panorama with Active Linear Dune in Gale Crater Mars This mosaic from the Mast Camera (Mastcam) on NASA's Curiosity Mars rover looks out over a portion of the Bagnold Dunes which stretch for several miles. May 05 2017