Perseverance Rover Sends Back Video From Mars

Photo: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Photo: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Space nerds assemble!

NASA is sharing dramatic footage of the landing of the Perseverance rover on Mars, along with vivid new images of the surface. The Perseverance has a total of 23 cameras onboard that sent back video from the perspective of the spacecraft landing on the Red Planet.

Perseverance landed on Mars last Thursday after launching from Cape Canaveral at the end of July. It completed a 300-million-mile journey.

For more information about Perseverance, visit NASA's site here. Check out video of the decent and touchdown on Mars below: