NASA's Mars Curiosity Rover captured an image of purple rocks on the surface of the red planet. Could it mean there was once microbial life on the red planet?
NASA's Mars Curiosity rover is on a hiatus due to the technical glitch experienced by its drilling mechanism. But despite that, other instruments aboard the rover is still functioning well including its cameras and spectrometers.
NASA's new blue-collar Mars rover is capable of digging and collecting soil from Mars where fuel and propellant components may be found.
The Mars Curiosity Rover entered "safe mode" on July 2. Engineers at NASA are trying to determine what caused it but says the rover is now "stable".