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This gorgeous 360-degree video from NASA’s Mars lander will take your breath away
- NASA successfully landed its Perseverance rover on Mars last week, and the rover is already sending back some truly stunning images and video from its brief time on the planet. In a new 360-degree video published to YouTube, we get to see the entire landing site, and you can pan and zoom to your heart’s content. The rover mission will last for years, and now that NASA has given the robot a clean bill of health ...

Source: bgr.com
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Earth Microbes Can Survive on the Surface of Mars, Study Suggests
- Microbes took a balloon to the stratosphere, where some of them proved resilient to Mars-like conditions. Last week, NASA landed its Perseverance rover on Mars, kicking off a new mission that will hunt for signs of microbial life that might have thrived in the wetter, warmer conditions on the red planet billions of years ago. Finding tiny Martian fossils would be one of the most spectacular breakthroughs in ...

Source: vice.com