Oswego Engineer Celebrating 1st Anniversary Of Mars Rover Landing“It’s just unbelievable. They’ve had great success with tons of interesting science,” said Oswego native Neil Mottinger, a navigation engineer at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California.
Curiosity: More Than A Rover, Space Lab To Analyze Mars For Signs Of LifeAn Adler Planetarium astronomer who said he'd go to Mars "in a heartbeat," said he's thrilled by what the rover Curiosity might find on the red planet.
Chicago Native To Oversee Curiosity Landing On MarsThe landing of the rover Curiosity early Monday on Mars is being called the science event of the decade, and Chicago-native John Grunsfeld will oversee the operation in the first major undertaking of his new tenure as NASA’s top scientist.
Adler Planetarium To Televise Hunt For Life On MarsThe hunt for life beyond earth continues as rover curiosity heads for a Sunday landing on Mars.