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On Mars, the Perseverance rover and a helicopter will lumber free

On Mars, the Perseverance rover and a helicopter will lumber free

NASA’s Perseverance rover launched at 7:50 am ET on July 30, the first day of a flight that will take the fifth NASA rover to Mars. During its mission, the boxy, car-sized vehicle and its extendable arm will be charged with looking for signs of ancient life and gathering data about Mars’s geology and climate.…