It's New Years. Balls will be dropped. Kisses will be kissed. Bubbly will be
drunk drank drunken dranked consumed. But that's all normal. This year there's something different: a message from Mars, apparently.
Want to know what it will look like when the Mars rover Curiosity blasts off from Earth later this year, then lands on Mars in 2012? This incredible video from NASA makes the whole thing look so awesome that we're willing to forgive the fact that it includes SWOOSH noises that you'd never hear in space. Plus you even…