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Tag: Perseverance

  • Friday, February 26th 2021 - 21:20 UTC

    Spectacular pictures from Mars sent by NASA's Perseverance rover

    Pictures were taken by rotating the rover's mast 360 degrees. The mast is equipped with dual, zoomable cameras which can take high-definition video and images.

    The US space agency NASA has released a spectacular panoramic view of the landing site of the Perseverance rover on Mars. The panorama shows the rim of the Jezero Crater where the rover touched down last week and the cliff face of an ancient river delta in the distance.

  • Saturday, February 20th 2021 - 08:42 UTC

    Impressive pictures from the Perseverance rover successful landing in Mars

    The Perseverance team were relieved to see the rover’s health reports, which showed everything appeared to be working as expected. JPL-Caltech/NASA<br />

    Less than a day after NASA’s Mars 2020 Perseverance rover successfully landed on the surface of Mars, engineers and scientists at the agency’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Southern California were hard at work, awaiting the next transmissions from Perseverance. As data gradually came in, relayed by several spacecraft orbiting the Red Planet, the Perseverance team were relieved to see the rover’s health reports, which showed everything appeared to be working as expected.