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Perseverance rover is ready to unlock the history of Mars – CNN

For the last month, the Perseverance rover has documented the Ingenuity helicopter flights on Mars and spied some intriguing rocks to study. Now, the rover is gearing…



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(CNN)For the past month, the Perseverance rover has spent much of its time documenting the flights of the Ingenuity helicopter on Mars. In between those events, the rover has also been taking in the local view and spied a multitude of intriguing rocks.
Now, Perseverance is gearing up to conduct its primary mission: studying Jezero Crater and searching for signs of ancient life on Mars.
About 3.9 billion years ago, the crater was filled with a lake that was fed by a river delta. Now, rocks strewn…

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