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An unidentified object clings to the Ingenuity Helicopter on Mars

An unidentified object clings to the Ingenuity Helicopter on Mars

On Saturday, September 24, 2022, the Mars lander successfully completed Ingenuity 33.e Flight over the Red Planet. But something caught the attention of the mission teams. A foreign object that has not yet been identified. Ingenuity, a small helicopter carried by NASA’s Perseverance rover to Mars, took off from the surface of the Red Planet …

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Why is this photo of the Sun taken from the surface of Mars so exciting to scientists?

Why is this photo of the Sun taken from the surface of Mars so exciting to scientists?

In December 2021, scientists were amazed to discover an optical phenomenon well known on Earth, but never observed on another planet: in a photo taken by the Perseverance rover on Mars, the Sun appears to be surrounded by a bright halo. An event that allows us to make important assumptions about the composition of the …

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The Perseverance rover has detected potential biosignatures on Mars

The Perseverance rover has detected potential biosignatures on Mars

With the collection of the “most valuable” samples so far, a major step has been taken in the search for traces of ancient life on Mars. The Perseverance rover has taken a major step in the search for traces of ancient life on Mars by collecting samples.the most preciousNASA, Thursday, September 15, to date, containing …

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