mars rover

Your Guide to NASA’s Life-Hunting Mars Rover, Perseverance

Your Guide to NASA’s Life-Hunting Mars Rover, Perseverance

NASA is set to launch its next rover to Mars on July 31, in what is certain to be an exciting new phase in humanity’s exploration of the Red Planet. Here’s what you’ll want to know about the Perseverance rover and why it’s our best bet yet for finding evidence…

NASA Contest To Name Mars Rover Narrows To 155 Student Entries

NASA Contest To Name Mars Rover Narrows To 155 Student Entries

Judges working for NASA have narrowed the list of possible names for the space agency’s new Mars rover to 155 student entries—different names that include everything from Dusty and Dreamer to Tenacity and Little Tinker. Whichever student wins the grand prize will get an invitation to see the new Mars…

This Is NASA’s New Mars Rover

This Is NASA’s New Mars Rover

NASA is racing to finish a new Mars rover, and the mission just got a launch and land date. The new rover will leave Earth by August 2020, and in February of 2021, it will hit the surface of the Red Planet to search for signs of life.