Nasa's Curiosity rover captures stunning 360-degree view 'bidding goodbye' to scenic Martian region as it begins next chapter of exploration
Nasa's Curiosity rover has embarked on the next stage of its Mars journey, beginning the ascent to new locations on Mount Sharp where it will explore possible evidence of ancient water.
The mobile laboratory's two-year mission extension began on October 1, but before it moves on, the rover has revealed one more glimpse at an area said to be 'one of the most scenic landscapes' it's reached yet.
Nasa has released 360-degree footage of the rover's views of the Murray Buttes, stitching together numerous images taken on the 1,451st Martian day of its mission.
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