NASA’s Mars InSight Mission Team Settles On 2016 Landing Site

Credit: InSight: NASA/JPL

HOUSTON – NASA’s next Mars lander, InSight, will aim for a touchdown on a smooth patch of terrain within Elysium Planitia in the northern equatorial region of the red planet, where it will study the deep interior for a better understanding of the formation and evolution of the Solar System’s rocky...

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