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Mars Rover Curiosity Photos (November 2012-March 2013)

Curiosity Spent Christmas in "Grandma's House"

NASA/JPL-Caltech

Curiosity spent its first Christmas on Mars on "Grandma's House," a previously unexplored part of Yellowknife Bay in the Gale Crater. Image taken Dec. 12, 2012.

Curiosity's 130th Mars Sol

NASA/JPL-Caltech

On Dec. 17, Curiosity made it to Yellowknife Bay, a previously unexplored part of Mars.

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