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- The rover, weighing roughly a ton, touched down in Mars’s Jezero crater last year after travelling almost 300 million miles over seven months.
The Perseverance rover was sent by Nasa to Mars earlier this year. Its task is to collect rocks from the planet's surface to identify the signs of life. The mission is just the start of Nasa's broader plans to explore our neighbouring planet.
Byhindustantimes.com | Written by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Nasa astrobiologist Amy Williams and her team in Florida found similarities between features of the cliffs seen from the crater floor and patterns in Earth's river deltas.
- The Nasa scientists will look inside 'Rochette' to determine whether they would move ahead to capture the sample with the Perseverance rover’s coring bit.
Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi
- The Perseverance rover will perform an imagery survey to help Nasa’s science team determine the exact location for collecting the sample.
Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav, Hindustan Times, New Delhi