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This May 5 image from the Mars shows two holes at top center drilled into a sandstone target by the Curiosity rover.

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Rover probes Mars sandstone to examine wet process that created it

The rock at Kimberley, a science stop for the Mars rover Curiosity enroute to Mount Sharp, is sandstone. Sandstone is usually formed in a two-step process.


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