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Mars’s barren Jezero crater had a wet and dramatic past
The dried-up lake could hold clues to the Red Planet’s history and habitability.
First Martian rock samples from Perseverance edge closer to settling water question
Returned Martian rock cores will aid the search for habitable environments and could finally nail down the ages of Martian features.
After a few hiccups, NASA’s Perseverance begins its main missions on Mars
The NASA rover is gearing up for a long Martian trek in search of answers.
New NASA photos show the rusty surface of Mars in full color
NASA's Ingenuity helicopter snapped the photos during its third and longest flight.
Ingenuity flew on Mars. Now NASA will push it to the brink of destruction.
Where NASA is going, they don’t need roads. Or even flat surfaces.
Was there ever life on Mars? Perseverance’s SHERLOC laser sniffs for microscopic clues
The ultraviolet “imager” is a life-hunting machine more than two decades in the making.
Perseverance’s giant ‘hand lens’ will scour Mars for signs of ancient life
An early version helped identify ancient life on Earth. Now its successor sits on the Red Planet.
With MOXIE, Perseverance will try to make oxygen on Mars
For the first time, NASA will attempt to generate a resource in space.
See Mars through Perseverance’s eyes
The images show us full-color glimpses of the planet’s ancient past
11 eye-opening images from NASA’s Mars missions
A look back on iconic Mars missions to commemorate NASA’s successful Perseverance landing this week.