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Curiosity Resources

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Additional links from Astronomy Day 2014:

WorldWide Telescope Software

Curiosity panoramas from Martian surface

Astronomical Society of the Pacific's Mars Opposition Dance activity

Upcoming Curiosity and Mars lectures:

Benjamin Dean Lecture

Exploring Mars: A Decade of Discovery and Interpretation of the Red Planet                                                                                 Jeffrey Moore and Elder Noe Dobrea, NASA Ames                                Join two planetary geologists on an fully immersive tour of the Red Planet using the latest high-resolution data collected by spacecrafts exploring Mars.                                                                                                   Monday June 16th at 7:30pm at the Morrison Planetarium 

Past Lecture:                                                                                    Where will Curiosity Take Us?
Jennifer Blank, Bay Area Environmental Research Institute, NASA/Ames Research Center                      Follow the Mars Science Laboratory Rover as it Explores the Red Planet

Want more information on the Mars Curiosity mission? Follow these links...

Main Pages:
MSL/NASA page
http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/msl/index.html
Jet Propulsion Laboratory page
www.jpl.nasa.gov/msl
Mars Exploration Program
http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/
http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl

Twitter feeds:
Curiosity
https://twitter.com/MarsCuriosity
JPL
https://twitter.com/NASAJPL

Facebook page:
Curiosity
http://www.facebook.com/MarsCuriosity?ref=ts&fref=ts
NASA
https://www.facebook.com/NASA
JPL
https://www.facebook.com/NASAJPL?ref=ts&fref=ts

Latest headlines on Science Today:

http://www.calacademy.org/sciencetoday/?s=curiosity+mars

Blogs:
Martian diaries
http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/blogs/
JPL Blog
http://blogs.jpl.nasa.gov/
NASA blogs
http://blogs.nasa.gov/cm/newui/blog/mainblogs.jsp

Apps and Downloads:
Spacecraft 3D
iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/spacecraft-3d/id541089908?mt=8
Mars Images
iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/mars-images/id492852224?mt=8
Googleplay: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.powellware.marsimages&hl=en
NASA Be a Martian
iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/nasa-be-a-martian/id543704769?mt=8
Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=gov.nasa.jpl.beam
Windows: http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/store/app/nasa-be-a-martian/00eb41c4-97e3-df11-a844-00237de2db9e
Mars Map
Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.atlogis.marsmap&hl=en
Mars Globe
iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/mars-globe/id324185998?mt=8
Curiosity: The Mars Mission (game)
Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.reflectivelayer.curiosity&hl=en
WorldWide Telescope Mars
PC: http://www.worldwidetelescope.org/ExperienceIt/ExperienceIt.aspx?Page=DownloadWWT

For more NASA apps see: http://www.nasa.gov/connect/apps.html

Music:
Curiosity’s “Wake Up” songs
https://itunes.apple.com/us/playlist/mars-curiosity-mix/id569312397

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