Mars Rover sends soil sample to Earth

Hans-Christian Dirscherl The Mars Rover Perseverance will soon make space history. He’s taking a soil sample from Mars that will be brought back to Earth! Enlarge Hammer: Mars Rover takes soil sample from Mars and sends it to Earth © NASA The Mars rover Perseverance is about to write science and space history. Because Perseverance … Read more

Perseverance opens the hunt for microbial Martians

And will soon be collecting his very first monster. After the instruments on Perseverance’s ingenious robotic arm have been extensively tested, the rover now really gets to work: scanning rocks and dust for evidence of (former) life. Perseverance will study rocks using X-rays and ultraviolet light, then zoom in on smaller segments that may harbor … Read more

Evidence of past life on Mars may have been erased

Enzo Campetella 22 Jul 6 min The Curiosity robot discovered that evidence of past life on Mars may have been erased. At the same time, it opened the possibility that that life is in the subsoil. A new study by the NASA has come to the conclusion that traces of ancient life may have been … Read more

Mars rover Perseverance to take samples of rocks on Mars…

The rover Perseverance, which has been on Mars since February, will be sampling the rocks of an ancient lake on the red planet within two weeks. This was announced by the American space agency NASA on Wednesday evening (local time). The Mars rover Perseverance successfully landed in Jezero Crater on February 18 after a journey … Read more

Signs of life on Mars? Perseverance explorer begins the quest

Physicists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have noticed signs of a rare type of superconductivity in a material called the “magic angle” of bent three-layer graphene. Credits: Courtesy of Pablo Jarillo-Herrero, Yuan Cao, Jeong Min Park, et al The new findings could help design more powerful MRI machines or powerful quantum computers. Physicists at … Read more

Perseverance will be able to detect if there was life on Mars by analyzing rocks in the subsurface using lasers

Researchers from Malaga expand the possibilities of the Perseverance vehicle on Mars. Now, the mission will be able to identify if there was life in the past on the red planet. The information is obtained immediately and allows us to analyze the subsoil of Mars protected from solar radiation. The confluence of 5 unmanned vehicles … Read more

NASA’s Perseverance rover captures a unique rock formation in the “ancient lake bed” on Mars

Published: 15 Jul 2021 08:28 GMT The video of the finding was published on Thursday on the device’s official Twitter account. NASA’s Perseverance rover sent images of a rare rock formation found in an “ancient lake bed” to Earth that were published this Thursday in the official count of the device on Twitter. “Take a … Read more

NASA helicopter on Mars spots intriguing terrain to explore Perseverance rover

NASA’s innovative helicopter on Mars captured this image of the trajectories plotted by the Persevering Rover on its ninth flight on July 5. Part of the helicopter’s landing gear is visible at the top left. Credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech Ingenuity’s ninth flight provided imagery that will help the Perseverance rover team develop their science plan … Read more

NASA Helicopter Completes Heaviest Flight Mission on Mars

This latest flight takes the helicopter over too difficult terrain on Mars. REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — The Ingenuity helicopter belonging to the American Space Agency (NASA) has just completed its toughest mission on Mars. During its ninth and most recent flight, the four-pound vehicle glided through the planet’s skies, over what has been termed ‘unfriendly terrain’. … Read more

Successful landing for Perseverance, the quest for ancient life on Mars can begin [PHOTOS et VIDÉOS] | News | The right

“Landing confirmed!” Exclaimed at the scheduled time, 15:55, Swati Mohan, in charge of operations control at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, in Pasadena, California. Cries of joy echoed in the control room, even though there were fewer teams present than usual due to the COVID-19 pandemic. NASA immediately communicated two photos taken by the rover on … Read more