Mars Landing: Everything You Need to Know

Tomorrow, engineers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory will attempt a feat that is terrifying and impressive in equal measures: Landing a rover on Mars. The Perseverance rover, along with its helicopter sidekick Ingenuity, has been traveling to Mars since summer last year. Now, it’s set to arrive at the red planet on Thursday, February 18, and to execute the extremely challenging landing maneuver to touch down safely and begin its search for signs of ancient life.

Mars Landing: Everything You Need to Know

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