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For the first time, we have an audio recording from the surface of Mars - take a listen

1 day ago   |   By Business Insider

The first high-resolution, color image sent back by the Hazard Cameras on NASA's Perseverance Mars rover after its landing on February 18, 2021.
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NASA's Perseverance rover landed on Mars on Thursday.
Microphones attached to the rover recorded audio from inside the Jezero Crater, where it landed.
A Martian breeze can be heard, the first sounds recorded on Mars' surface.
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For the first time in history, we have an audio recording from the surface of another planet. NASA's Perseverance rover landed on Mars Thursday, using...
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A new souvenir has just landed

1 day ago   |   By Geocaching

The Perseverance Rover has landed on Mars and with it a new souvenir! The rover includes a geocaching trackable that when logged, will earn you a souvenir for your profile. In addition to this new souvenir, we're excited to announce a launch of our very own: the Geocaching HQ Mars rover landing page! Explore the rover, read about geocaching's history in space, and learn how to log the trackable all on this interactive page.
Keep reading to learn about the first interplanetary trackable and how to log it in the coming weeks!
On February 18, 2021, NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover touched down...
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NASA Hid A Coded Message In The New Mars Rover's Parachute And It's Already Been Figured Out

NASA Hid A Coded Message In The New Mars Rover's Parachute And It's Already Been Figured Out

1 day ago   |   By Jalopnik

We've long known that the lovable brainiacs over at JPL and NASA like to hide Easter Eggs and messages in their machines; we've already discussed a bunch in the new Perseverance robotic rover. Yesterday, we saw some incredible footage from cameras on the spacecraft system as it landed, including a camera that was...
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