NASA’s Angie Jackman Works to Develop Rocket That Will Bring Mars Samples to Earth

Mars Ascent Vehicle (MAV)

The illustration above shows NASA’s Mars Ascent Vehicle (MAV), which will carry tubes containing Martian rock and soil samples into orbit around Mars, where ESA’s Earth Return Orbiter spacecraft will enclose them in a highly secure containment capsule and deliver them to Earth. Credit: NASA Meet the project manager of the first rocket to launch […]