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NASA Rover Confirms First Drilled Mars Rock Sample

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Mars powdered rock

This image from NASA's Curiosity rover shows the first sample of powdered rock extracted by the rover's drill.

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has relayed new images that confirm it has successfully obtained the first sample ever collected from the interior of a rock on another planet.

From Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA
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