FACTSThe NASA Mars rover named Curiosity has zapped itsﬁrst rock.The rover zapped the ﬁrst rock with a highpowered 1 million watt laser gun.At the science lab thescientists are looking at the rock that has been zapped
QUOTES“we got a great spectrum-lots of signal“after eight years of building the instrument it has paid oﬀ
BACKGROUND INFORMATION• The laser is called the ChemCam this laser is ,ade two take 14,000 measurments throughout the robots journey on mars•
EditorialI think that the Curiosity is going to bea good help to he NASA scientists to findout about the planet Mars and the diffrentthings on mars
Sources of Information www.stuff.co.nz. google images.