Mars2020 To Fly Itself To Ancient River Delta

Credit: NASA/JPL/JHUAPL/MSSS/Brown University
If life ever evolved on Mars , scientists who mulled possible landing sites for the Mars 2020 rover are betting that Jezero Crater holds the answer. Located near 19 deg. N. Lat. and 77.5 E. Long. in Mars’ Syrtis Major region, the 28-mi.-wide (45-km) Jezero basin dates back about 4 billion years to a...

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