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Discover what’s new. SmartPlanet photo galleries show you the people, places and things behind future transportation, smarter cities, new technology and global systems.
See what the Red Planet looks like to Curiosity, how sharp Mount Sharp is and what the Martian ground looks like.
3 | August 6, 2012 8:44pm
Some of the first photos NASA's Mars rover, Curiosity, took after it touched down at 1:32am EDT. Plus, images of the landing spot and celebration at NASA.
4 | August 6, 2012 3:41am
Rebuilding the human body, one petri dish at a time.
July 26, 2012 12:34pm
Playground builders offer play structures that fight neuroses.
7 | June 4, 2012 12:17pm
Photos from the historic space shuttle launch by SpaceX, the first commercial company to send a spacecraft to the International Space Station.
May 22, 2012 10:41pm
In recent years we've seen exciting advancements in the functionality and aesthetics of prosthetic limb options for amputees.
2 | May 18, 2012 3:00am
Scientists believe the greatest and most immediate impact could come from research into these 10 compounds.
8 | April 25, 2012 11:58am
Photos of ALMA, one of the world's largest ground-based astronomical projects set in one of the least hospitable places on Earth, the Atacama Plateau in northern Chile.
April 8, 2012 5:54pm
Photos of the launch of James Cameron's historic solo dive to the deepest spot on Earth, and of his resurfacing.
3 | March 26, 2012 5:48am
Photos related to James Cameron's trip down to the deepest part of the ocean, as well as of the first and only other dive to that ocean valley.
1 | March 25, 2012 4:23pm
MELBOURNE -- The Melbourne City Rooftop Honey group are part of a global movement to bring honey bees back to the cities.
January 25, 2012 6:06am
Voyager 1, launched 35 years ago on a five year mission, just got a boost in its life expectancy as long as it can stand frigid temperatures.
January 23, 2012 1:00pm
MADRID -- Like its barrio Malasaña, the shopping center of Mercado de Fuencarral fights to maintain its title as mecca for the avant-garde.
January 16, 2012 4:57am
A new study says current research indicates that, on average, there is at least one planet per star in the Milky Way.
2 | January 13, 2012 8:27am
A silicon probe will help researchers and pathologists take tissue samples for drug studies and disease diagnostics.
January 13, 2012 7:51am