Ken Brandt - Perseverance Part 3: What Makes Perseverance Different?

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What makes Perseverance different than previous Rovers?

Perseverance is NASA’s latest robot to explore Mars. Hopefully, at 3:55 PM EST, Perseverance will land gently onto the lakebed floor of Jezero crater.

Let’s begin by talking about the Entry, Descent, and Landing of this rover. Much more precise than the landing system on Curiosity, Perseverance features a number of innovations.

To follow along, go to https://mars.nasa.gov/mars2020/

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