National Air and Space Museum

Artist’s conception of the Perseverance rover sampling rocks on the floor of Jezero crater. The rover also carries the Ingenuity helicopter (not shown) that can fly in advance of the rover and scout out high priority rocks and outcrops for the rover to visit. (NASA)

Is There Life on Mars?

February 25th, 2021, 2:58PM
Alan Shepard on the lunar surface of the Moon during Apollo 14 mission. Photographed by Edgar D. Mitchell still inside Antares. (NASA)

Lessons from Apollo 14

February 25th, 2021, 2:49PM
Jack Schmitt picking up the gnomon after collecting samples. This view is to the west toward the Lee Lincoln Scarp. Apollo image AS17-140-21496.

Small Steps and Giant Leaps in the Apollo Lunar Landings

February 25th, 2021, 2:48PM
Artist’s rendition of Ingenuity flying on Mars. (NASA/JPL-Caltech)
Perseverance Rover on Mars ( NASA Illustration)