NASA On The Exact Moment The Mars Rover Landed: 'Holy Sh*t. It Actually Worked'

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NASA’s Mars rover team is on Reddit right now answering questions about Curiosity.  How did they feel the exact moment the rover touched down on the Red Planet? 

“Holy s$!t. It actually worked,” writes Eric Blood, in charge of surface systems.   

We’re also thankful the $2.5-billion robot made it.  

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