NASA endurance rover carries an inspiring message coded on Mars – CNET

NASA endurance rover carries an inspiring message coded on Mars – CNET

are Almost the names of 10.9 million etched, the chips attached to the plate on the endurance of the rover. There is also a special message.


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NASA unveiled an epic tribute to space-lovers last week when it off showed installed nearly 11 million names on its endurance rover. To read the names, to small, to the naked eye, are etched in silicon chips. But there is an additional special message hidden in plain sight.

The aluminum plate on the chip, a figure of the earth, the sun and Mars. In the rays of the sun a message that read “discover how to” in Morse code. 

NASA had about the message, if it is the first joint plate and chips on social media. The space Agency confirmed the statement in a tweet on Monday. 

give The figure and the message should create a sense of connection between the planets and underscores our shared connection to the sun. 

NASA has a history with the Mars Rover and Morse code. The Curiosity-rover-wheels, leave tracks that spell out “JPL” in Morse code as a tribute to NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. 

persistence of the launch to Mars is planned in July. If all goes well, it is the encoded message on the surface of the red planet in February 2021.

Released on Tue, 31. Mar 2020 16:37:54 +0000

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