Where should I go down to Mars? In 2021, NASA decided to move on to its next mission.
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With the Red Planet in 2020, NASA is ready to announce four finalists selected as the Mars 2020 Rover Landing Site. Monday we will find more every day. ).
News Telecommunication Agency will be announced Monday at 12 noon. EST (1700 GMT). Spaces.com, NASA TV, or agency website can be viewed directly.
On October 1, a workshop, hundreds of scientists have been listening to the details of the applicants' site, merits and anxieties. At the end of the meeting, the Vote voted for their priority. The total result of this vote has been sent as a recommendation for NASA recommendation in the final decision making process.
This is a huge decision, because there are toxic scientific goals to solve the 2020 Rover. The mission is intended to collect and collect samples that can be used to restore laboratories in the earth for a future NASA mission.
Columbia Hills, Jeeroo Burst, Northeast Curtis and Midway are candidates for the candidates. (The last of these is the one who fought each other for the fight, the smart giant between the Zaistar Crater and the Northeast Curtis, and has increased the expectations of scientists to bring the two objectives together.
Each site is carefully evaluated for security issues – it's very difficult to land on Mars, creating more risks by selecting a potentially dangerous spacecraft – for geological interest of nearby rocks.
Which site will succeed? Tune on Monday to discover!