NASA’s Perseverance rover creates history, extracts oxygen from Mars surface

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)’s six-wheeled robot on the Martian surface, has created history by converting some of the Red Planet’s thin, carbon dioxide-rich atmosphere into oxygen. In a press release, NASA said that a toaster-size, experimental instrument aboard Perseverance called the Mars Oxygen In-Situ Resource Utilization Experiment (MOXIE) accomplished the task. The test […]

NASA’s ‘Wright Brothers’ moment on Mars after Ingenuity’s first successful flight – Watch

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s ‘Wright Brothers’ moment came on Monday (April 19, 2021) when it successfully performed the first-ever controlled flight on Mars. The history was made with the help of the Ingenuity Mars helicopter which took off and hovered on Jazero Crater and landed back successfully on the Martian land. This is the […]

NASA to attempt first controlled flight of Ingenuity Mars helicopter today

The most awaited moment by NASA has come, after so many trials and unsuccessful attempts to fly the Mars helicopter, today NASA will make another attempt to fly the Ingenuity helicopter. NASA is optimistic that today the helicopter will take off from the Martian land at 12:31 am PDT (Pacific Daylight Time) which will be […]

Ingenuity Mars helicopter’s first controlled flight scheduled for April 19: NASA

Washington DC: NASA is targeting no earlier than Monday (April 19), for the first flight of its Ingenuity Mars Helicopter at approximately 03:30, am Eastern Time Zone (EDT). NASA in a press release said that data from the first flight will return to Earth a few hours following the autonomous flight. “A Livestream will begin […]