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NASA releases stunning new video from the Martian surface

This week, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory posted some stunning new footage from the Mars Curiosity Rover. Compiling photographs taken on December 18, 2015, the resulting video is pretty breathtaking. Be sure to watch in a Chrome browser or with the YouTube app to get the full experience:

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Be sure to watch Telescope on the Discovery Channel. The documentary chronicles the story behind the James Webb Space Telescope -- an instrument that is 100 times stronger than the Hubble Space Telescope. Telescope premieres February 20 on Discovery.

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