The Curiosity rover has barely settled into its new home, but may be getting some company soon as India now says it want to get into the Mars exploration business. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh announced today that the country is planning to send an unmanned probe into orbit around the red planet with a launch scheduled for next year. The country sent a similar spacecraft to the moon in 2008 and Singh also suggested it might send it's own lunar rover there as well.
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Next because they have to build and ox cart trail first!
(just kidding Rocky! Just look at how may new jobs road construction will create!)