NASA’s InSight Mars lander bounces back from dust storm, but its days are numbered
Top News 19 February 2022 Mars Planet 0
NASA’s InSight Mars lander has shaken off the effects of a recent dust storm, likely allowing the spacecraft to collect science data for a few more months .
InSight went into a protective safe mode on Jan. 7, temporarily shutting down its instruments after a huge dust storm prevented the solar-powered lander from soaking up enough sunlight . The spacecraft emerged from safe mode on Jan. 19, and things are now getting back to normal .
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