Readying for Curiosity’s Grand Entrance, William Shatner Narrates NASA’s New Video

This artist’s concept features NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover, a mobile robot for investigating Mars’ past or present ability to sustain microbial life. Curiosity will land near the Martian equator about 10:31 p.m., August 5 PDT (1:31 a.m. August 6 EDT). Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

As the world readies for Curiosity’s “Seven Minutes of Terror” landing on Mars, William Shatner walks us through the process and details in this 4 minute NASA video.

William Shatner and the Grand Entrance

As NASA prepares for Curiosity rover landing on Mars, William Shatner shares this thrilling story of NASA’s hardest planetary science mission to date. The video titled, ‘Grand Entrance,’ guides viewers from entry through descent, and after landing.