SPACE PHOTOS THIS WEEK: Hellish Cloud, Mars Devil, More

SPACE PHOTOS THIS WEEK: Hellish Cloud, Mars Devil, More
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August 21, 2009--NASA's next-generation moon rover stands ready for field testing at a site within Texas' Johnson Space Center that's meant to mimic conditions on other worlds.

Part of NASA's Constellation program for returning humans to the moon, the battery-powered rover comes equipped with six-wheel drive, active suspension, and computerized navigation.
— Photograph courtesy NASA/Franklin Fitzgerald
 
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