NASA’s Next-Generation Mars Rover Launches Thursday Morning
NASA’s next-generation Mars rover Perseverance is set for liftoff from Florida’s Cape Canaveral on Thursday on a mission to search for traces of potential past life on Earth’s planetary neighbor.
The U.S. space agency’s $2.4 billion mission is scheduled for launch at 7:50 a.m. ET and is expected to reach Mars in February.
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The car-sized six-wheeled robotic rover, which will launch atop