Last night, the Curiosity rover (which I posted about in further detail yesterday) landed on Mars.
It was successful, with everything going to plan, and the first pictures of the red planet were posted just a few minutes after:
And then more pictures came:
Including one of the landing of the rover, via the HiRISE camera, which is orbiting Mars:
If you'd like to know more, this video sums up (some of) the most exciting things about the Curiosity rover:
-----The Golden Eagle