The Continuing Adventures of AstrobioBot
- AstrobioBot Returns!
- A Solar Challenge
- Episode 3: A Radiation Test
- Surviving the Voyage
- Into the Atmosphere
- Drifting Down
- Episode 7: Tethering Down
- Episode 9: Mount Sharp in View
AstrobioBot returns in his new guise as the Curiosity rover to continue his adventures en route to Mars, and his harrowing descent during the arrival of the Mars Science Laboratory!
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AstrobioBot faces his first challenge en route to Mars when a massive solar flare erupts from the Sun!
AstrobioBot prepares his Radiation Assessment Detector as the solar flare blasts the Mars Science Laboratory spacecraft!
In the burst of a solar flare, and before he even arrives at Mars, AstrobioBot collects some valuable data for astrobiologists back on Earth!
After surviving a powerful solar flare, AstrobioBot begins his treacherous descent toward Mars!
AstrobioBot makes it into the atmosphere of Mars, guiding the MSL spacecraft toward Gale Crater. With Spirit there to support him, AstrobioBot prepares to make his final jump for the surface!
AstrobioBot manages to get the hover craft under control as he descends toward the martian surface. The tether system beings to lower him down… but can his feet touch the ground before the tether detaches?
AstrobioBot successfully lands in Gale Crater on Mars! With his achievement, cheers erupt at the Jet Propulsion Laboratories, and the news makes headlines around the world. But AstrobioBot is not quite ready to begin his exploration mission…