Science VIDEO

Watch the #MarsCuriosity rover land on Mars, first-person perspective!

This is beautiful. From the moment the heat shield drops off the lander, the camera is taking photos all the way down to the surface. And now, the team at NASA has laced these images together into a breathtaking video of the landing, in full HD quality. Here’s what it looks like to land on Mars:

By Tommy Belknap

Owner, developer, editor of DragonFlyEye.Net, Tom Belknap is also a freelance journalist for The 585 lifestyle magazine. He lives in the Rochester area with his wife and son.