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NASA's Perseverance rover bound for Mars to seek ancient life

Space Daily Friday, 31 July 2020
NASA's Perseverance rover bound for Mars to seek ancient lifeCape Canaveral (AFP) July 31, 2020

NASA's latest Mars rover Perseverance launched Thursday on an astrobiology mission to look for signs of ancient microbial life on the Red Planet - and to fly a helicopter-drone on another world for the first time. Previous trips to Mars have discovered it was far warmer and wetter three billion years ago than it is today, creating the conditions necessary for carbon-based life. Persever
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