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Mars rover 'Curiosity' provides fresh pics from space

(CNN) - In the new pictures from the Mars rover "Curiosity," you can see the view from the landing site near Mount Sharp.

You can see marks left behind on the ground, as well, in the next image, which were made by the blasts from the rover's engines during its landing last week.

Curiosity is on a two-year mission to collect samples from the red planet. Scientists hope these samples will tell them if life ever could have existed on Mars.

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