• NASA shares Perseverance and Ingenuity selfie

    14 days ago - By SlashGear

    The NASA Perseverance rover is currently conducting its scientific investigations on Mars. one of its most recent accomplishments was finally placing the Ingenuity helicopter onto the surface of Mars for the first time. Ingenuity had been stored away underneath Perseverance since months before the rover launched to the Red Planet. Recently, Perseverance used the camera on its robotic arm to...
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  • Say cheese on Mars: Perseverance's selfie with Ingenuity

    Say cheese on Mars: Perseverance's selfie with Ingenuity

    14 days ago - By Phys.org

    NASA's Perseverance Mars rover took a selfie with the Ingenuity helicopter, seen here about 13 feet away in this image from April 6, 2021, the 46th Martian day, or sol, of the mission. Perseverance captured the image using a camera called WATSON (Wide Angle Topographic Sensor for Operations and eNgineering), part of the SHERLOC (Scanning Habitable Environments with Raman and Luminescence for Organics and Chemicals) instrument, located at the end of the rover's robotic arm.
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