JPL Scientist: Results From Curiosity’s Soil Analysis Will Make “History

JPL Scientist: Results From Curiosity’s Soil Analysis Will Make “History.” Several national media outlets, science-focused publications, and local TV broadcasts offered significant coverage of an NPR interview with Curiosity’s chief scientist John Grotzinger, who discussed pending SAM results. Coverage was somewhat positive in tone, with many outlets running Grotzinger’s quote, in which he expected SAM data to make “history.” Most reports also noted that NASA will reveal further details after verifying the data.