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NASA’s Mars helicopter, called Ingenuity, is hitching a ride to the Red Planet with the agency’s Mars 2020 Perseverance rover.
For the first time ever, NASA’s Perseverance rover will collect the sounds of Mars — starting as the spacecraft plummets through the atmosphere to its landing site at Jezero Crater.
A federal program for investigating UFOs was purportedly discontinued in 2012, but the Pentagon’s search for UFOs never stopped. Its findings may soon be released to the public.
See what’s up in the night sky for August 2020, including stargazing events and the moon’s phases, in this Space.com gallery courtesy of Starry Night Software.
The full moon of August arrives on Monday (Aug. 3), after the moon makes a close pass to Jupiter and Saturn in the night sky.
Fridays at 1 p.m. EDT (17000 GMT), Space.com staff writer Chelsea Gohd will host the brand new series “Space Chat.”
The liftoff of NASA’s Perseverance rover sparked the launch of a new collectible in celebration of the Mars 2020 mission.