Previously we outlined the details of NASA's Curiosity rover mission to Mars. We are now inching closer to the August 5th landing. This landing will be the most intense planetary landing in the history of space travel. It is also so unique and technically ambitious that even NASA engineers have called it crazy. They say this mainly because its incredible. The video below outlines why NASA engineers call the seven minutes to descend Mars in this landing as the "Seven Minutes of Terror."
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