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Perseverance with samples on surface

Perseverance with samples on surface

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Perseverance with samples on surface
NASA’s Perseverance rover will store rock and soil samples in sealed tubes on the planet’s surface for future missions to retrieve, as seen in this illustration. Future missions must retrieve and return the samples to Earth.

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