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Tool For Collecting Rocks Installed on Perseverance Rover for July Launch to Mars

23 Mar 2020, 15:33 UTC
Tool For Collecting Rocks Installed on Perseverance Rover for July Launch to Mars NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA’s Perseverance rover just reached big another milestone in its preparations for launch to Mars this summer. Key components of the rover’s sample handling system have now been installed. This system will help acquire and contain rock and soil samples obtained by the rover, which will be stored for eventual return to Earth.

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