POSTED: Monday, August 6, 2012 - 4:00pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, August 7, 2012 - 10:38am
EDINBURG - Over night, the Mars Rover 'Curisoity' successfully landed on Mars. It was a big step for NASA and the U.S.
One local professor is estatic about the news and feels this could help inspire current youth to want to study math and science.
News Center 23 Reporter Erin Murray explains.