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May 27, 2009 4:53 PM

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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