“A NASA First” –Helicopter Will Survey Mars’ Jezero Crater for Signs of Life

    The Mars Helicopter and its Mars Helicopter Delivery System were attached to the Perseverance Mars rover at Kennedy Space Center on April 6, 2020. The Perseverance rover, a robotic “scientist” weighing 2,260 pounds (1,025 kilograms), will search for signs of past microbial life, characterize the planet’s climate and geology, collect samples for future … Continue reading “A NASA First” –Helicopter Will Survey Mars’ Jezero Crater for Signs of Life