Perseverance, Nasa’s latest Mars rover, has successfully lifted from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The objectives of the Perseverance rover mission include searching for signs of ancient life apart from collecting rock and soil samples that will be returned to Earth. The Mars Perseverance rover is expected to land on Mars on February 18, 2021.
As far as the duration of the mission is concerned, it is expected to be at least one Mars year which is 687 days on Earth. The Mars 2020 mission, in fact, addresses high-priority science goals for Mars exploration, and also provides opportunities to gather knowledge.
Interesting right? That’s why in edition of Carantine we will talking about NASA’s Perseverance Rover.