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Curiosity landing: NASA and JPL Mars mission engineers high-fiving each other.

4y ago


As the post-landing press conference begins, NASA and JPL MSL leaders high-five and cheer with the Mars rover engineering and flight control team. Shot for Boing Boing by Xeni Jardin (on an iPhone, pardon the shakiness) inside the Jet Propulsion Lab, at 11:15pm PDT on August 5, 2012. Present on the podium: Charles Bolden, John Grunsfeld, Charles Elachi, Richard Cook, Peter Theisinger, Adam Steltzner. More: