This composite image made from a series of Jan. 23 photos shows a self-portrait of NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover on Vera Rubin Ridge. The rover’s arm, which held the camera, was positioned out of each of the dozens of shots that make up the mosaic. (NASA / JPL-Caltech / MSSS)

This composite image made from a series of Jan. 23 photos shows a self-portrait of NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover on Vera Rubin Ridge. The rover’s arm, which held the camera, was positioned out of each of the dozens of shots that make up the mosaic. (NASA / JPL-Caltech / MSSS)

Mars rover selfies become self-portrait

A small, self-focusing camera on the end of Curiosity’s arm took the shots.

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