An image from the video taken by multiple cameras as NASA’s Perseverance rover landed on Mars on Feb. 18, 2021.
NASA on Monday released first-of-its-kind video of a spacecraft landing on another planet, as multiple cameras captured its Perseverance rover touching down on the surface of Mars.
The U.S. space agency landed Perseverance on the red planet last week after a more than six-month voyage from Earth.
The Perseverance rover was built by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California and is the most technologically advanced robot ever sent to Mars. The agency plans to spend nearly two years using the plutonium-powered Perseverance to explore the surface. NASA spent about…