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PASADENA, Calif. — In a show of technological wizardry, the robotic explorer Curiosity blazed through the pink skies of Mars, steering itself to a gentle landing inside a giant crater for the most ambitious dig yet into the red planet’s past.
A chorus of cheers and applause echoed through the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory on Sunday night after the most high-tech interplanetary rover ever built signaled it had survived a harrowing plunge through the thin Mars atmosphere.
“Touchdown confirmed,” said engineer Allen Chen. “We’re safe on Mars.”
A prayer march to end youth violence began at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church on Shelton Ave. and continued thr
A look back at the 1983-84 New Haven Road Race through Register file photos. Illustrations by Bob Rich.
The Ukrainian Army dug in outside the southern Ukrainian city of Mariupol as Pro-Russian rebels secured Novoazovsk
Rescuers on Friday, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014 located 20 of at least 24 gold miners trapped by a landslide in the El Co
Woodlawn Duckpin Bowling in West Haven is celebrating its 60th anniversary. The lanes are all original with origina
The medical marijuana dispensary, Bluepoint Wellness of Connecticut, will open in Branford in September.