This illustration depicts the moment immediately after the Curiosity rover touches down on the Red Planet. The actual landing broadcast begins at 11:30 p.m. EDT Sunday night and runs until 4 a.m. EDT Monday morning (Aug. 6). The exact time of landing is scheduled for 1:31 a.m. Aug. 6 EDT (0531 GMT).
Endeavour Approaches the International Space Station - Astronaut Ron Garan, aboard the International Space Station, tweeted (as @Astro_Ron): "#Endeavour after doing a "flip" prior to today's docking. Great 2 have #STS134 crew on board! #FromSpace #NASA," on May 18, 2011 (Flight Day 3).