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NASA engineers expected their Mars helicopter to crash after 5 liftoffs. It just landed its 15th flight.

NASA's Ingenuity helicopter was on Mars when the Perseverance Rover dropped it on April 5, 2021. NASA/JPL-Caltech NASA sent the Ingenuity helicopter
New Perseverance rover photos from Mars show tantalizing layered rocks
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New Perseverance rover photos from Mars show tantalizing layered rocks

These fascinatingly layered rocks could be a sampling target for NASA's Mars Rover Perseverance mission team members stated via Twitter. They posted
You can help NASA train Mars rovers for the Red Planet
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You can help NASA train Mars rovers for the Red Planet

NASA can use your help to make its Mars rovers better explorers. NASA wants citizen scientists to identify "features of scientific importance" in
Perseverance rover snaps first Mars photos after communications blackout. They're stunning.
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Perseverance rover snaps first Mars photos after communications blackout. They're stunning.

NASA's Perseverance Rover captured this image of the surrounding area on the Jezero Crater floor on Oct. 22, 2021 using one of its navigation
NASA's Mars rover is back in action after two weeks of silence
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NASA's Mars rover is back in action after two weeks of silence

It was not surprising that the Perseverance Mars rover lost contact with Earth for 2 weeks. But, it is over after what was undoubtedly a long wait at
Perseverance has Collected its First Sample of Mars and Prepared it for Return to Earth… Eventually
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Perseverance has Collected its First Sample of Mars and Prepared it for Return to Earth… Eventually

NASA has achieved another milestone. Perseverance's robotic arm and drill were used to drill into rocks and extract samples. It took a 6 cm (2in)
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Perserverance rover pinpoints its best chances of finding ancient Mars life

NASA launched the Perseverance Perseverance rover into Mars' Jezero crater knowing that it could find signs of ancient life. But now, it is clearer
Rocks on floor of Jezero Crater, Mars, show signs of sustained interactions with water
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Rocks on floor of Jezero Crater, Mars, show signs of sustained interactions with water

The Perseverance Rover takes a selfie above the rock from which it took two core samples on Mars. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS. The Perseverance
NASA Confirms What They Suspected About Jezero Crater on Mars All Along
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NASA Confirms What They Suspected About Jezero Crater on Mars All Along

A study released Thursday said that images from Mars show how water shaped the Red Planet's landscape over billions of years. These images will help
New images from Mars will guide search for evidence of ancient life, says study
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New images from Mars will guide search for evidence of ancient life, says study

A new study has revealed that images from Mars show how water shaped the planet's landscapes billions of years ago. These images provide clues to