Peanuts, eggs and pee considered good luck in space missions

Minutes before the Aug. 5 landing of the Mars rover Curiosity, anxious engineers and scientists in the control room at NASA`s JPL were munching on handfuls of peanuts.

NASA`s Curiosity landing mind boggling, extraordinary: Space experts

A top Indian space scientist today hailed NASA`s feat of robotic `Curiosity` spacecraft successfully landing on Mars, terming the accomplishment mind-boggling and extraordinary mission.

NASA`s N-powered rover `Curiosity` few hours away from Mars!

NASA`s Mars rover Curiosity Lander will finally land on Mars after cruising across 350 million miles of interplanetary space for 8-1/2 months.