NASA's Curiosity Mars rover used the Mars Hand Lens Imager (MAHLI) camera on its arm to catch the first images of sparks produced by the rover's laser being shot at a rock on Mars. | NASA/JPL-Caltech

Sparks Fly as Curiosity Laser Blasts Mars Rock

NASA's Curiosity rover on Mars has set off some fireworks on the Red Planet with the zap-zap-zap of its high-tech space laser.

Published On 07/18/2014
2:30 PM EDT