Wonder Wednesday

Ohhh yes, more Perseverance! Starting with these amazing videos of the landing, taken from the descent ship, sky crane, and the rover itself:

And then this 360 degree panorama of the Martian landscape that Perseverance finds itself in:

And to cap it off, this wonderful little bit… turns out the descent chute had a hidden message in it!

Which has already been decoded by internet sleuths (it was in binary):

“Dare Mighty Things.”  The motto of the JPL, and boy, they dared and did a great thing indeed.

 

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