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The Perseverance of New York City’s Wildflowers

The Perseverance of New York City’s Wildflowers

The Perseverance of New York City’s Wildflowers The Perseverance of New York City’s Wildflowers In Williamsburg, on a seven-acre park by the East River, spring will soon unfurl in blue blossoms. Cornflowers are always the first to bloom in the pollinator meadow of Marsha P. Johnson State Park, a welcome sign to bees and people that things are beginning to …

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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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‘He Never Quit’: Nick Cordero’s Widow on Grief, God and Perseverance

‘He Never Quit’: Nick Cordero’s Widow on Grief, God and Perseverance

‘He Never Quit’: Nick Cordero’s Widow on Grief, God and Perseverance ‘He Never Quit’: Nick Cordero’s Widow on Grief, God and Perseverance How did you start enlisting people to sing “Live Your Life” each day? I thought, if anything’s going to wake him up, it’s going to be the whole world singing his song. He always wanted to be a …

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To Land Perseverance Rover in One Piece, NASA Made Improvements

To Land Perseverance Rover in One Piece, NASA Made Improvements

To Land Perseverance Rover in One Piece, NASA Made Improvements To Land Perseverance Rover in One Piece, NASA Made Improvements When NASA’s Perseverance rover arrives at Mars, mission managers will be watching, helpless to do anything. The $2.4 billion spacecraft will hit the top of the Martian atmosphere at more than 12,000 miles per hour and then come to a …

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NASA Mars Launch 2020: Highlights From Perseverance Rover’s Journey

NASA Mars Launch 2020: Highlights From Perseverance Rover's Journey

NASA Mars Launch 2020: Highlights From Perseverance Rover’s Journey NASA Mars Launch 2020: Highlights From Perseverance Rover’s Journey NASA’s Perseverance rover is headed to Mars, the third spacecraft to head that way this month. Perseverance, a robotic wheeled vehicle designed to look for signs of past life on Mars, lifted off from Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday at 7:50 …

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Why NASA Picked Jezero Crater for the Perseverance Rover

Why NASA Picked Jezero Crater for the Perseverance Rover

Why NASA Picked Jezero Crater for the Perseverance Rover Why NASA Picked Jezero Crater for the Perseverance Rover Sixteen years ago, Caleb Fassett, then a graduate student at Brown University, spotted an intriguing hole in the ground on Mars. Mars today is cold and dry, but it was not always that way. Here was one of the places with clear …

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The Perseverance of André Watts

The Perseverance of André Watts

The Perseverance of André Watts The Perseverance of André Watts Toward the end of 2019, the classical pianist André Watts was facing what seemed to be an insurmountable impediment. The last time he had encountered nerve damage in his left hand, back in 2004, an operation on a herniated disk led to rapid recovery. But this time the injury was …

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