Mars landing comes down to final 6 minutes of 6-month trip
Once settled, the solar-powered craft will spend one Martian year - two Earth years - plumbing the depths of the planet's interior for clues to how Mars took form and, by extension, how the Earth and other rocky planets came into being.
On the NASA channel-stream from JPL procedures directly without video the landing, but with the audio of all commands and confirmations. A huge river delta surrounds the crater and stretches for many miles in several directions. Midway and Northeast Syrtis are close enough that it's possible the Mars 2020 rover could eventually roll that way from Jezero Crater, although mission managers say it's way too early to decide whether to do so. It is considered the largest parking lot in Mars. "But what was once out of reach is now conceivable, thanks to the 2020 engineering team and advances in Mars entry, descent and landing technologies", he said. The U.S.is the only country to have missions that have survived a Mars landing. The mission aims to study the interior of Mars by drilling down and taking samples of the rock and soil deep beneath the surface. It is a revised version of the rover Curiosity, which arrived on the Red Planet in 2012. InSight, short for Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport, is a Mars lander created to study the "inner space" of Mars: its crust, mantle, and core. The primary mission is to help scientists better understand how Mars turned into a dry, barren planet. China is planning to get in on the action with its first-ever Mars mission, also due for launch during 2020's favorable launch opportunity.
Trump told reporters while visiting the devastated areas in California that the USA needs to improve fire management. Asked whether the scenes of devastation had changed his view on climate change , Mr Trump said: "No".
Futures in NY fell were little changed after recovering slightly on Wednesday from a 17.6% slide over the previous 12 sessions. During the week-ending November 2, the API reported that US crude stocks climbed by 7.8 million barrels.
Matt Whitaker has been named acting USA attorney general following the resignation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions . Mueller is investigating allegations of Russian meddling and collusion in the 2016 US presidential election .
One of the officers shot him, and the suspected shooter was later pronounced dead on the scene. "He was dead on the scene". Joiner said she heard six or seven shots and was ordered, along with some other shoppers, into a supply closet for cover.
Alice Allison Dunnigan was the first African-American to serve as White House correspondent, which she gained access to in 1947. During the gaggle in front of the White House, Trump continued to criticize reporters and went after another reporter of color.
Inspired by "Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In, ' " Hee Haw " first aired 1969 as a show promoting country music and rural culture". The legendary Jimmy Dean noticed the talented young Clark and hired him to play on radio and TV in the Washington, D.C. area.
Stan Lee scripted, art-directed, and edited most of the comic book series at Marvel Comics throughout the 1960s. They made him too big in the first two movies - I don't think he had to be as big as King Kong.
No Republicans were on the ballot in the heavily Democratic district, which represents parts of Detroit and some suburbs. Rashida, who is associated with a socialist group within the Democratic Party, is also very popular in this constituency.
There are only about 100 movies available right now, AdAge reported, but the selection is expected to expand. The movies YouTube is already showing for free have ad breaks, just like in many regular YouTube videos.
In a similar scenario, police cleared out the huge traffic circle around the Arc de Triomphe, paralyzed for hours by protesters. Many drivers see them as emblematic of a presidency seen as disconnected from day-to-day economic difficulties.
Democrats sign letter opposing Nancy Pelosi as House speaker
Moulton publicly praised Fudge last week on CNN , saying she is "the kind of new leader that we need in this party". "No, never . It poses a threat to Nancy Pelosi's effort to become speaker. "Would-be challengers are keenly aware of the vast power Ms.
New Zealand to host 2021 Women's World Cup
Reigning champions New Zealand will host the 2021 Women's World Cup, World Rugby announced Wednesday. I think it will do a huge amount for the growth of the women's game.
The Kepler mission has ended
After its four-year primary mission, the spacecraft was repurposed to observe the stars near the zodiacal constellations. Before the mission, our knowledge of planets outside our solar system that orbit a star was woefully lacking.
Free Fries, Coffee & Beer: Election Day Deals In Minnesota
Easton's Bank Street Creamery , 15 S Bank St., is offering a free scoop of ice cream to anyone who has his or her "vote" sticker. Blaze Pizza: If you order a pie online or in the chain's app, DoorDash will deliver your meal for free, as per Delish.
Enable makes turf history
Dettori, recording a double after winning the Mile in the same colours aboard Expert Eye, said: "She's conquered America!" He's been the best partner we've ever had in the 30 years we've been in the business.