November 2012 Science Under the Dome
Friday, November 2nd at 7:00 PM Professor Claude Pruneau, WSU Physicist and Director of the WSU Planetarium presented:
A New Step in Spatial Exploration: The MSL and Curiosity Rover Mission
Ever since Percival Lowell published his observations of canals on the surface of Mars, people have been fascinated with the red planet. Mars is by far the most explored of all the planets in our solar system - excluding Earth, of course.
Above images: One of Curiosity's views of Mars and an image of the Mars rover - Curiosity - compliments of www.nasa.gov/
The Wayne State Planetarium is dedicated to the promotion of science. We are proud to feature a new series of free public lectures covering modern topics in science.