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WE HAVE TOUCHDOWN!At 1:33am EST, the Mars rover Curiosity successfully landed and transmitted the first images from the surface of Mars.
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The wives of Gemini 4 astronauts at Mission Control in Houston, taking the opportunity to speak to their husbands as they passed over the United States.NASA’s landmark Gemini program — which allowed the U.S. to overcome the advantage won by the Soviets in the late 1950’s — marks its 50th anniversary this month.See more awesome photos here: http://huff.to/HmdAYt(CREDIT: NASA)