NASA’s Perseverance Rover Begins Its First Science Campaign on Mars
The six-wheeled scientist is heading south to explore Jezero Crater’s lakebed in search of signs of ancient microbial life.
Jun 9, 2021
The spacecraft successfully cleared some dust off its solar panels, helping to raise its energy and delay when it will need to switch off its science instruments.
Jun 3, 2021
The science team is studying the clouds, which arrived earlier and formed higher than expected, to learn more about the Red Planet.
May 28, 2021
A NASA team has found that organic, or carbon-containing, salts are likely present on Mars, with implications for the Red Planet's past habitability.
May 20, 2021
A new video gives viewers the sensation of standing on the Red Planet and seeing the action firsthand.
May 12, 2021
NASA’s newest Mars rover is beginning to study the floor of an ancient crater that once held a lake.
May 11, 2021
The Red Planet rotorcraft headed south in support of furthering research into the potential use of aerial scouts on Mars in the future.
May 7, 2021
Sounds of the Mars Helicopter’s whirring rotors add another new dimension to the historic project.
The Red Planet rotorcraft will shift focus from proving flight is possible on Mars to demonstrating flight operations that future aerial craft could utilize.
Apr 30, 2021
With three successful flights in the logbook, Ingenuity has demonstrated it is ready for more.
Apr 28, 2021