Mars Rover Curiosity Hot Wheels

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Hot wheels for a hot planet. This mini Curiosity rover will be available on shelves this holiday. (Did I just mention the holidays already? Yikes!) ... See the Rest

Bobak Ferdowsi Unveils New Hairdid

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The sexy NASA scientist aka Mohawk Guy updates us on the Curiosity rover and his new haircut...in Morse code! ... See the Rest

Make Your Own Cut-N-Fold NASA Mohawk Guy Boyfriend

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From Bobak Ferdowsi's increasingly nutty Tumblr fan page. ... See the Rest

Your Daily Meme

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NASA JPL’s ‘Mohawk Guy’

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Mission Activity Lead, Bobak Ferdowsi, was drawing a big reaction in the live chat last night during the Mars Curiosity landing coverage. Becoming a very literal overnight sensation, there are already memes and fan art being spread all around the internet. This guy is clearly the star of last night's nerd Olympics.     ... See the Rest

Let the Memes Begin!

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Curiosity killed the cat. (t/y Bridget) ... See the Rest

Ustream of Mars Landing

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For those of you who missed the live Ustream of the Mars Curiosity landing from the NASA/JPL control room last night, here it is. Traveling west toward the Martian triangle in the sky, my boyfriend and I were cruising back 75 miles an hour from the desert watching the Ustream on an iPad while eating peanuts, passing through Pasadena (home of the ... See the Rest

7 Days Till 7 Minutes of Terror

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And NASA will be live-streaming the August 6 landing on Mars event. ... See the Rest