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An ode to curiosity… with LEGO Subscribe to It’s Okay To Be Smart: http://bit.ly/iotbs_sub ↓ More info and sources below ↓ Follow on Twitter: http://twitter.com/jtotheizzoe Follow on Tumblr: http://www.itsokaytobesmart.com Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/jtotheizzoe My tribute to Curiosity, both the NASA rover and the human desire to discover, featuring words from some of science's greatest minds and LEGO's special edition Mars rover set. SOURCES: Carl Sagan: “Cosmos: A Personal Voyage - The Lives of the Stars” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X7L6SZPxgNg “Cosmos: A Personal Voyage - The Backbone of the Night” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FeaPIy6eS_g “Cosmos: A Personal Voyage - The Shores of the Cosmic Ocean” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uCxc5w-SfpA Neil deGrasse Tyson: “Science is in our DNA” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uVrVdtSFK7c “Cosmos: A SPacetime Odyssey Q&A” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YfUuj0YLmMg Bill Nye: “The Good Stuff - Bill Nye and the Origin of Everything” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QMKTiPUl8E4 “Why We Explore” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FVZmL5UARcs “Bill Nye Debates Ken Ham” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z6kgvhG3AkI Hank Green: “Curiosity is the Finest Human Quality” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-kQ1Po7vzUk Jane Goodall: “Sowing the Seeds of Hope” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vibssrQKm60 Richard Feynman: “Take the World From a Different Point of View” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zgJPjG4KJYQ James Cameron: “Before Avatar - A Curious Boy (TED2010)” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PVfd6fg7QsM Have an idea for an episode or an amazing science question you want answered? Leave a comment below! ----------------- It’s Okay To Be Smart is written and hosted by Joe Hanson, Ph.D. Follow me on Twitter: @jtotheizzoe Email me: itsokaytobesmart AT gmail DOT com Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/itsokaytobesmart Google+ https://plus.google.com/+itsokaytobesmart For more awesome science, check out: http://www.itsokaytobesmart.com Produced by PBS Digital Studios: http://www.youtube.com/user/pbsdigitalstudios Joe Hanson - Host/Writer Joe Nicolosi - Director/Editor Amanda Fox - Producer, Spotzen Inc. Kate Eads - Associate Producer Music: “Evolver” by Jesper Kyd (APM Music Library) ----------------- Last week’s video: Where Do Birds Go In Winter: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ds2XFvSQzBg More videos: Why Are Some People Left-Handed? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NPvMUpcxPSA Why Did We Blow on NES Games? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Gf9mtXnJfM The Science of Game of Thrones - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Utu-LpJn3Is There Was No First Human - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xdWLhXi24Mo How The Elements Got Their Names - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mtg9p6A6xnY
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Engineers put the rover through a human-made earthquake to make sure nothing breaks during launch and its long trip to Mars.
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NASA's Curiosity is the biggest robot explorer ever to rove Mars. How do you power something like that?
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How do you move NASA's next Mars rover from one coast to the other?
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Curiosity recently completed vibration tests to make sure the rover can withstand the bumpy ride to Mars. Engineers put the rover through a human-made earthquake to make sure nothing breaks on its trip to Mars. Release Date: 2 March 2011 Credit: NASA JPL Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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Curiosity is the biggest robot explorer ever to rove Mars. How do you power something like that ? Release Date: 19 October 2011 Credit: NASA JPL Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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The latest report from the clean room where Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory) is being built. This week, the robotic arm was attached to the rover.