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read the article 'NASA Announces Mars 2020 Rover Payload to Explore the <br />Red Planet as Never Before'
July 31, 2014
Source: NASA Headquarters
The next rover NASA will send to Mars in 2020 will carry seven carefully-selected instruments to conduct unprecedented science and exploration technology investigations on the Red Planet.
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read the article 'FFI-developed radar to Mars'
July 31, 2014

Defence Research Establishment (FFI) has been contracted to develop technology for NASA's next "Mars rover".
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read the article 'Los Alamos laser selected for 2020 Mars mission'
July 31, 2014

SuperCam builds upon the successful capabilities demonstrated aboard the Curiosity Rover during NASA's current Mars Mission.
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read the article 'Going to the Red Planet'
July 31, 2014

An MIT oxygen-creating instrument has been selected to fly on the upcoming Mars 2020 mission.
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read the article 'NASA chooses ASU to design, operate camera system for Mars 2020 mission'
July 31, 2014

Arizona State University has been selected by NASA to design, deliver and oversee a pair of color panoramic zoom cameras on the next rover mission to be launched to the surface of Mars in 2020.
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read the article 'SHERLOC to Micro-Map Mars Minerals and Carbon Rings'
July 31, 2014

One of the seven instruments chosen for the payload of NASA's next Mars rover would detect key minerals and carbon chemicals and show where they are, at microscopic scale.
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read the article 'Mars 2020 Rover's PIXL to Focus X-Rays on Tiny Targets'
July 31, 2014

An X-ray instrument for NASA's next Mars rover combines a sharpshooting spectrometer and a camera, to identify and map chemical elements in targets at microscopic scale.
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read the article 'NASA to Announce Mars 2020 Rover Instruments'
July 30, 2014
Source: NASA Headquarters

NASA will announce on Thursday, July 31, the instruments that will be carried aboard the agency's Mars 2020 mission, a roving laboratory based on the highly successful Curiosity rover.
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read the article 'NASA Invites Public Comment on Mars 2020 Draft EIS'
June 19, 2014
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA is requesting the public and interested organizations to review and comment on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the agency's proposed Mars 2020 mission.
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read the article 'NASA Receives Mars 2020 Rover Instrument Proposals for Evaluation'
January 21, 2014
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA has received 58 proposals for science and exploration technology instruments to fly aboard the agency's next Mars rover in 2020.
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The next rover NASA will send to Mars in 2020 will carry seven carefully-selected instruments to conduct unprecedented science and exploration technology investigations on the Red Planet.
July 31, 2014 - NASA Announces Mars 2020 Rover Payload to Explore the Red Planet as Never Before
The next rover NASA will send to Mars in 2020 will carry seven carefully-selected instruments to conduct unprecedented science and exploration technology investigations on the Red Planet.
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What does it take to get a spacecraft from Earth all the way to Mars? There are a few key things to consider, as explained in this 60-second video from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
Mars in a Minute: How Do You Get to Mars?
What does it take to get a spacecraft from Earth all the way to Mars? There are a few key things to consider, as explained in this 60-second video from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
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