Sample Return

Perseverance has Collected its First Sample of Mars and Prepared it for Return to Earth… Eventually

It's another first for NASA. In early September, the Perseverance rover successfully used its robotic arm and drill to drill…

3 months ago

Perseverance Drills Another Hole, and This Time the Sample is Intact

After failing in its first try, the Perseverance rover just successfully obtained a rock sample from the Martian surface that…

5 months ago

Just A Couple Of Weeks From Now, OSIRIS-REx Will Grab A Sample From Bennu

NASA is about to achieve another first for their organization. In about three weeks time, on October 20th, the OSIRIS-REx…

1 year ago