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18. This image from the Mars Hand Lens Imager camera on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity shows a small bright object on the ground beside the rover at the "Rocknest" site. The object is just below the center of this image. It is about half an inch (1.3 centimeters) long. The rover team has assessed this object as debris from the spacecraft, possibly from the events of landing on Mars. The image was taken during the mission's 65th Martian day, or sol October 11, 2012.
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The images posted on YouTube on 24th June 2011 by “JPL News” show an eleven-minute animation of NASA’s laboratory launch and landing of the rover, curiosity on Mars. This content is different from the YouTube video of the actual landing, posted by ABC News on 6th August 2012. Both videos are different but similar in several aspects. The videos are evidence of the influence social knowing has on our acceptance and conception of information. This is because, both videos have been edited and presented as clips of valuable information, the news editor felt were necessary in telling the story. Both videos represent stand-alone ideas that are ready for commitment as knowledge.
19. A view of the United States flag medallion on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity that was taken by the rover's Mars Hand Lens Imager (MAHLI), on September 19, 2012. The flag is one of four "mobility logos" placed on the rover's mobility rocker arms. The circular medallion of the flag is made of anodized aluminum and measures 2.68 inches (68 millimeters) in diameter. The medallion was affixed with bolts to locations on the rocker arms where flight hardware was once considered, but ultimately deemed unnecessary.