Mars Rovers
Landing site flyover  ESA · 2 days
New 3D models of Rosalind Franklin’s landing site aid preparations for the rover’s mission on Mars more
NASA's Mars 2020 comes full circle  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
Engineers took NASA's Mars 2020 for a spin on Aug. 29, 2019. The 2,300-pound (1,040-kilogram) Martian vehicle was rotated clockwise and counterclockwise at about 1 revolution per minute on what is called a spin table in... more
Destination Mars  ESA · 1 week
Technology image of the week: Models of ESA’s current ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter and forthcoming ExoMars Rover will be on show during our 6 October Open Day more
Tiny specks in space could be the key to finding Martian life  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Next year, both NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) will send new rovers to Mars to hunt for evidence of past life. more
NASA's Mars helicopter attached to Mars 2020 rover  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Engineers attached NASA's Mars Helicopter, which will be the first aircraft to fly on another planet, to the belly of the Mars 2020 rover today in the High Bay 1 clean room... more
NASA invites students to name Mars 2020 rover  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Red rover, red rover, send a name for Mars 2020 right over! NASA is recruiting help from students nationwide to find a name for its next Mars rover mission. more
All instruments onboard Rosalind Franklin rover  ESA · 4 weeks
The full suite of scientific instruments, including cameras that will give us our eyes on Mars, the drill that will retrieve pristine soil samples... more
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3-D models of Mars to aid Rosalind Franklin rover in quest for ancient life
NASA invites students to name Mars 2020 rover