Excited for the August 21 eclipse? Visit our Eclipse 2017 page to explore the science, history, and myths of the event. The Curiosity team will be viewing the eclipse alongside NASA in Carbondale, Illinois. Follow us on Facebook for live videos, trivia, and interviews on the big day.

It's almost 2017! Before you dive into the new year, how about taking a trip down memory lane? We're looking back on the topics that excited and inspired you over the last 12 months. These 10 stories were the most popular on Curiosity in 2016... there's still time to get smarter this year!

#1: One Of The Last Uncontacted Tribes

#2: The Sentiment Analysis Technique

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#3: A New Phase Of Matter

#4: How To Learn Something New In Four Easy Steps

#5: You Can Add More Life To Your Writing

#6: The 99% Of The Internet You Don't See

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#7: A Run-In With A Particle Accelerator

#8: The Song That Reduces Stress

#9: The Discovery Of New Planets

#10: Scientists Could One Day Replace Faulty Genes

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