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May 27, 2009

Kansas girl names 'Curiosity,' NASA's new Mars rover

When the new Mars rover blasts off for the red planet later this year, the launch will carry special significance for a 12-year-old Lenexa girl. The name it will bear — "Curiosity" — was provided by Clara Ma, a sixth-grader at Sunflower Elementary School.

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