JPL-made Ingenuity helicopter spots wreckage of Perseverance rover’s landing gear on Mars

JPL made Ingenuity helicopter spots wreckage of Perseverance rovers landing gear

An image taken by the JPL-built Ingenuity helicopter on April 19, 2022, on Mars shows the Perseverance rover’s striped parachute and cone-shaped backshell that helped protect the craft on the trip from Earth to Mars — including during its fiery descent to the red planet’s surface. (Image courtesy of NASA/JPL) The Ingenuity helicopter has captured … Read more

Deliver Us Mars devs on going the extra mile to create a credible alien world

Deliver Us Mars devs on going the extra mile to

Deliver Us Mars looks bleak. It looks daunting. In the most desperate, isolating and life-threatening sense, it looks terrifying. And these are just some of the compliments I could pay KeokeN Interactive and Frontier Foundry’s upcoming sci-fi puzzle adventure at first glance.  That early glimpse of the developer’s follow-up to Deliver Us the Moon came … Read more

Mounds of ice in craters give new insight into Mars’ past climate

Journal Reference: Michael M. Sori, Patricio Becerra, Jonathan Bapst, Shane Byrne, Riley A. McGlasson. Orbital Forcing of Martian Climate Revealed in a South Polar Outlier Ice Deposit. Geophysical Research Letters, 2022; 49 (6) DOI: 10.1029/2021GL097450 The study was published in the AGU journal Geophysical Research Letters, which publishes short-format, high-impact research with implications spanning the … Read more

NASA’s Mars Rover Records Its First Audio Clip On Mars And It’s Kind Of Freaky

NASAs Mars Rover Records Its First Audio Clip On Mars

The first analysis of audio recordings from Mars reveal two different speeds of sound that scientists say would have a bizarre delayed effect on hearing. The Mars Perseverance rover landed on the red planet a little over a year ago, and has recorded five hours of sound picked up by Perseverance’s two microphones since then. … Read more

Perseverance records the first ever sounds from Mars

Journal Reference: S. Maurice, B. Chide, N. Murdoch, R. D. Lorenz, D. Mimoun, R. C. Wiens, A. Stott, X. Jacob, T. Bertrand, F. Montmessin, N. L. Lanza, C. Alvarez-Llamas, S. M. Angel, M. Aung, J. Balaram, O. Beyssac, A. Cousin, G. Delory, O. Forni, T. Fouchet, O. Gasnault, H. Grip, M. Hecht, J. Hoffman, J. … Read more

NASA to delay Mars Sample Return, switch to dual-lander approach – SpaceNews

NASA to delay Mars Sample Return switch to dual lander approach

WASHINGTON — NASA plans to delay the next phase of its Mars Sample Return campaign and split a lander mission into two separate spacecraft to reduce the overall risk of the program. At a March 21 meeting of the National Academies’ Space Studies Board, Thomas Zurbuchen, NASA associate administrator for science, revealed that NASA and … Read more

This Crucial Geophysical Robot on Mars Could Be Extinct Soon

This Crucial Geophysical Robot on Mars Could Be Extinct Soon

InSight, a paradigm-shifting robot and the first fully-fledged geophysicist on Mars, is in jeopardy. Dust is accumulating on its panels, obscuring them from the sun’s life-giving rays. Assuming that a dust devil doesn’t come along and blow some of that dust away, and that a dust storm doesn’t add more of that rust-hued volcanic confetti … Read more

NASA’s Ingenuity Helicoper Successfully Completes 22nd Flight on Mars

NASAs Ingenuity Helicoper Successfully Completes 22nd Flight on Mars

NASA’s Mars Ingenuity has recently succeeded in completing its 22nd flight on the red planet. The space agency confirmed that this took place last Sunday, March 20. At that time, the helicopter managed to stay in the air for 101.4 seconds. During its short trip to Martian lands, it reached 33 feet or 10 meters, … Read more

Europe’s Mars rover now unlikely to launch before 2026 after Russia’s war on Ukraine

Europes Mars rover now unlikely to launch before 2026 after

Europe’s beleaguered  ExoMars rover is unlikely to launch before 2026 as the European Space Agency ponders a path forward for the mission, including finding a new rocket,  replacing Russian-built parts in cooperation with NASA, or restarting its partnership with Russia in case that country’s war in Ukraine ends soon.  ESA representatives outlined their plans for … Read more

Everdome to launch mission to Mars from Hatta, UAE

Everdome to launch mission to Mars from Hatta UAE

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored press release. Readers should conduct their own research prior to taking any actions related to the content mentioned in this article. Learn more › Dubai, UAE, 25th February, 2022, Chainwire — Iconic Dubai tourism destination chosen for the Earth-based Phase 1 of Everdome’s metaverse journey. Everdome, the most hyper-realistic metaverse, … Read more

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