Perseverance Collects Seventh Mars Rock Sample Written 9 March 2022


NASA’s next Mars rover has a new name: “Perseverance” | NASA

SPACE reports that NASA’s Perseverance rover “drilled into another Martian rock and socked away the resulting core, mission team members announced via Twitter” Tuesday. The sample is the seventh collected by Perseverance on Mars thus far. Perseverance is to collect another rock sample from the Jezero Crater before heading on to the Jezero river delta.
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