SVE NEWS & Space Sharing Series — NASA’s Perseverance rover has taken the 1st steps in decades-long dream of Mars sample return

Perseverance’s Mars rock samples may even hide salt crystal time capsules. An image taken by the Perseverance rover on Mars shows a rock called Rochette with holes where the rover obtained its first two samples. (Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech) NASA’s Perseverance rover on Mars