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the Curiosity rover captured a remarkable image of a landscape on Mars

Ⓒ NASA/ JPL-Caltech

NASA’s Curiosity rover has been traveling the planet Mars for ten years. Since arriving on the Red Planet, Curiosity has captured, to our delight, striking photos of Mars. A few days ago, it is a new photo of the breathtaking landscape that we were able to discover.

On Tuesday, November 23, NASA published ” a remarkable image »Taken by the rover Curiosity on the side of the mont Sharp (5 km high mountain that Curiosity has been climbing since 2014). The magnificent photo stunned the mission scientists who decided to post it on their site.

« The mission team were so inspired by the beauty of the landscape that they combined two versions of the black and white images of different times of the day and added colors to create a rare postcard of the Red Planet “, Indicates the press release of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory of the NASA.

Ⓒ NASA/ JPL-Caltech
Ⓒ NASA/ JPL-Caltech

The photo taken by Curiosity was then colorized by the mission team and its resolution increased. Thus, in the background, one can see rolling hills called Sands of Forvie, then the mountain Rafael Navarro on the right, named in homage to a scientist who died this year. A sublime shot shared by NASA.

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