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NASA Mars Helicopter’s Flight: Livestream, Date and Time

NASA Mars Helicopter's Flight: Livestream, Date and Time

NASA Mars Helicopter’s Flight: Livestream, Date and Time NASA Mars Helicopter’s Flight: Livestream, Date and Time Early on Monday, a robotic helicopter that NASA sent to Mars will try to rise a few feet in the air, hover and come back down. With that simple feat, it would become the first machine to fly through the wispy air of the …

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NASA’s Mars Helicopter Prepares for Its First Flight

NASA's Mars Helicopter Prepares for Its First Flight

NASA’s Mars Helicopter Prepares for Its First Flight NASA’s Mars Helicopter Prepares for Its First Flight Before heading off to search for signs of long ago Martian microbes, NASA’s Perseverance rover will first undertake what may be the most technologically exciting part of its mission: flying a helicopter. Packed under the belly of Perseverance, a car-size robotic vehicle that landed …

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The Water on Mars Vanished. This Might Be Where It Went.

The Water on Mars Vanished. This Might Be Where It Went.

The Water on Mars Vanished. This Might Be Where It Went. The Water on Mars Vanished. This Might Be Where It Went. “This means that Mars has been dry for quite a long time,” said Eva Scheller, a Caltech graduate student who was the lead author of the Science paper. Today, there is still water equivalent to a global ocean …

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Once Upon a Time on Mars

Once Upon a Time on Mars

Once Upon a Time on Mars Once Upon a Time on Mars Three and a half billion years ago, waves splashed and streams surged across this dusty expanse on Mars now known as Jezero Crater. On a nascent Earth, chemistry was coagulating toward the exalted state we call life. Astronomers, philosophers and science fiction writers have long wondered whether nature …

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NASA’s Mars Parachute Had a Hidden Code. Meet the People Who Cracked It.

NASA's Mars Parachute Had a Hidden Code. Meet the People Who Cracked It.

NASA’s Mars Parachute Had a Hidden Code. Meet the People Who Cracked It. NASA’s Mars Parachute Had a Hidden Code. Meet the People Who Cracked It. As NASA’s Perseverance rover fell through the Martian atmosphere last week, a video camera on the spacecraft captured the breakneck deployment of its parachute, which was decorated with splotches of reddish orange and white. …

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Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak to release album as new band Silk Sonic

Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak to release album as new band Silk Sonic

Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak to release album as new band Silk Sonic Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak to release album as new band Silk Sonic On Thursday (25 February) night, the musicians shared their new project with social media as they announced that they had formed a band called Silk Sonic. The group’s first single will be released on …

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Watch Video From NASA’s Perseverance Rover Landing on Mars

Watch Video From NASA’s Perseverance Rover Landing on Mars

Watch Video From NASA’s Perseverance Rover Landing on Mars Watch Video From NASA’s Perseverance Rover Landing on Mars What is it like to land on Mars? Now you can watch, in riveting, high-definition, like-you-are-there clarity. On Monday, NASA released a video taken by the agency’s Perseverance spacecraft as it dropped through the Martian atmosphere on Thursday last week, ending with …

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NASA Will Listen for Thumps on Mars From Perseverance Rover’s Arrival

NASA Will Listen for Thumps on Mars From Perseverance Rover's Arrival

NASA Will Listen for Thumps on Mars From Perseverance Rover’s Arrival NASA Will Listen for Thumps on Mars From Perseverance Rover’s Arrival When the Perseverance rover sets down on Mars on Thursday, another NASA spacecraft already there will be listening for the thump-thump that will result when the newcomer arrives. The hope is that these thumps will create enough shaking …

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Photos Show NASA Perseverance Rover Landing on Mars

Photos Show NASA Perseverance Rover Landing on Mars

Photos Show NASA Perseverance Rover Landing on Mars Photos Show NASA Perseverance Rover Landing on Mars The newest Martian, a robot named Perseverance, is alive and well after its first day and night on the red planet, NASA scientists and engineers said on Friday. Members of the triumphant team managing the spacecraft were exhilarated as they shared pictures captured by …

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NASA’s Perseverance Rover Lands on Mars to Renew Search for Extinct Life

NASA’s Perseverance Rover Lands on Mars to Renew Search for Extinct Life

NASA’s Perseverance Rover Lands on Mars to Renew Search for Extinct Life NASA’s Perseverance Rover Lands on Mars to Renew Search for Extinct Life NASA safely landed a new robotic rover on Mars on Thursday, beginning its most ambitious effort in decades to directly study whether there was ever life on the now barren red planet. While the agency has …

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