Euronews space correspondent and European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Luca Parmitano has sent the latest instalment of Space Chronicles, a series in which he documents his experiences on the International Space Station (ISS) over a six-month period.
Cuttack-based Navonmesh Prasar Student Astronomy Team (NaPSAT), comprising of 10 school students, designed a rover to exhibit it at Nasa Human Rover Exploration Challenge 2021. "The rover has been designed for Artemis Mission 2024 (Moon mission) where the first woman and next man will be sent to Moon. The rover is capable of travelling on different kinds of martian terrains," a member of NaPSAT said in Cuttack yesterday.
NASA's Perseverance is the Mars Rover that successfully landed on the surface of Mars in February this year. On April 19, Ingenuity, a battery-powered robotic helicopter, completed its first power controlled flight on the planet. On Friday, NASA released new footage from Perseverance of the Ingenuity helicopter making its fourth flight on 30th April.
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