Five years after NASA rover landed on Mars

It has been five years since NASA's Mars Curiosity rover landed on the red planet. The mission is helping determine whether Mars has ever been or could be capable of sustaining life.

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    It has been five years since NASA's Mars Curiosity rover landed on the red planet. The mission is helping determine whether Mars has ever been or could be capable of sustaining life.

    Al Jazeera's John Hendren takes a look at what the rover has discovered so far.


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