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Perseverance mission is completing a health assessment on spacecraft and is working to return spacecraft to a nominal configuration for its journey to Mars
NASA said Mars rover also ferries a 1.8-kg helicopter to the surface of Mars, marking it the first aircraft to fly in a controlled way on another planet.
Crust contains about 35% of red planet’s total water
Methane was discovered in Martian atmosphere more than a decade ago
For the first time in history, the world closely followed on Tuesday SpaceX’s launch of its first rocket, Falcon Heavy, carrying the first Tesla Roadster car to Mars. Meanwhile, the rocket’s boosters successfully landed back on earth after sending the vessel into space. In a livestream video, Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX and Tesla, aired …