X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Experience Curiosity Gives You Control over a Virtual Rover

by Shane McGlaun
Advertisement

NASA has announced a new virtual experience that will let you get behind the controls of the Curiosity rover, without risking crashing it into a Martian ditch. The tool is called Experience Curiosity and it is an interactive website built using actual data gathered from Curiosity and the MRO.

ec-1zoom in

With the tool you can drive Curiosity around the red planet, use its tools, and view the planet through its cameras. The idea is to give fans of the space program a chance to experience a day in the life of Curiosity.

NASA says that Experience Curiosity uses real scientific data to make a realistic and game-ready rover model. The entire virtual rover is based on real mechanisms and executed commands. Play with Experience Curiosity all you want at this link.

Hot Deals in the Technabob Shop:



More from Awesomer Media...

Sad Sesame Street

Sad Sesame Street

Ztylus Stinger USB Emergency Tool

Ztylus Stinger USB Emergency Tool

Land Rover Teases New Range Rover Velar Luxury SUV

Land Rover Teases New Range Rover Velar Luxury SUV

Mike Tyson Owned Ferrari F50 Heads to Auction

Mike Tyson Owned Ferrari F50 Heads to Auction

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Translated Titles Provide a Clue

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Translated Titles Provide a Clue

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Trailer Gets Low Budget Remake

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Trailer Gets Low Budget Remake

Advertisement