NASA’s Mars Perseverance rover will start collecting its first rock sample in the next two weeks. NASA
NASA’s Perseverance rover will collect its first Mars rock sample within two weeks, the agency said.
The rover’s 7-foot robotic arm will cut out a chalk-sized rock sample with a laser.
The mission will help NASA search for signs of ancient life on Mars, the agency said.
NASA on Wednesday said that its Perseverance rover was preparing to collect its first sample of Martian rock to help scientists search for signs of ancient life.
In June, Perseverance began its first