NASA's Mars Exploration Rover program Current Affairs, GK & News
Newest Mars rover of the American Space Agency, NASA has successfully collected the first rock sample for return to the Earth. Highlights Rock sample was termed as the perfect core sample by the Perseverance rover’s chief engineer, Adam Steltzner. In earlier attempt, Perseverance drilled into much softer rock to crumble the sample, but it didn’t ..
The Ingenuity Mars Helicopter of NASA is to make its first flight. With this, Ingenuity will make history of becoming the first controlled aircraft to fly in another planet. Ingenuity Helicopter The Ingenuity Helicopter is a part of the Mars 2020 Mission of NASA. It will serve as a technology demonstrator for the potential use ..
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs
NASA’s Mars rover Opportunity has found rocks at the edge of Endeavour Crater that might have been a lake of liquid water. The scientists believe that the rocks were either transported by a flood or eroded in place by the wind. Salient Facts NASA’s Opportunity rover has been investigating on and near the western rim of Endeavour Crater since 2011. The ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2017