The tread of Curiosity’s tires will leave behind the imprint of JPL, written in Morse code.

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Interesting factoid: The tread of Curiosity’s tires will leave behind an imprint that reads “JPL,” only it is written in Morse code, not plain English.


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  • It’s always a pleasure to see smart people do unexpected things. The article reminded me of a documentary I watched years ago on a demolition crew. At the end of the program a montage of videos was shown of their work. Some of the explosion patterns, particularly of bridges, was downright artistic. Work is serious, but if you can have fun, why not?

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