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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.”
Jason Marinan, 15, makes and delivers donuts to his neighbors in Guilford on Sunday morning 7/27/2014.
New Haven Mayor Toni Harp conducts the business of the city in City Hall in New Haven on 7/24/2014.
((Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) Savin Rock Festival in West Haven, Connecticut at Old Gr
Mario Peruzzi day at Quigley Stadium in West Haven. The West Haven Twilight league celebrated the inaugural Mario P
Fresh off their success on ‘America’s Got Talent’ TV show, New Haven area local band, ‘Beac
New Haven Police arrested 3 protesters from the homeless support group Amistad Catholic Worker House that set up a