NASA’s InSight Lander Embraces Martian Surface

Credit: InSight lander: NASA
HOUSTON—NASA’s Mars InSight lander, which touched down Nov. 26 at Elysium Planitia in the equatorial region of the red planet, has successfully added a protective thermal and wind cover to its first deployed surface sensor. The European seismometer is now ready for its next move, the deployment of a...

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