Mars InSight Pauses Surface Dig Activities

Credit: HP3: NASA
HOUSTON—NASA’s Mars InSight lander has paused efforts to pry into the planet’s subsurface with the German Aerospace Center (DLR)-furnished Heat Flow and Physical Properties Package (HP3) for about two weeks, while experts assess whether its progress has been blocked by a potentially destructive rock...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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