NASA’s Curiosity Rover To Land on Mars this Sunday – Get A Sneak Peak Of The Most Challenging Landing Ever

Published on August 4, 2012

If you haven’t yet seen the video, check out what’s being called the “Seven Minutes of Terror” video that details the engineering challenges involved in getting Curiosity to Mars, including this sky crane system. NASA Planetary Science Directory James Green says this is “the most difficult entry, descent, and landing… of a planetary science rover ever attempted, anywhere” in the solar system.