Photo of Curiosity and its parachute

4 thoughts on “Photo of Curiosity and its parachute”

    1. My son sent me this one. When I got a glimpse of it last night (in the background on the JPL screen), I thought it was an artist’s conception. I was absolutely blown away to find it was an actual photo. Getting this shot is almost as amazing as all the contrivances it took to set Curiosity down in one piece.

... and that's my two cents