Conduct Science Podcast: Perseverance (Mars Rover)

00:00 – Intro

01:40 – Announcements

05:35 – News

16:16 – Factoids

17:45 – What is Perserverance?

31:10 – Landing technology

41:26 – Ingenuity

58:40 – Surface operations

1:05:00 – Ending and outro

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Episode Description

This week on The Conduct Science Podcast, join Mitch and Tom as they discuss and explore the newest Martian rover: Perseverance! The boys start off with some exciting announcements and news that you don’t want to miss before diving right in! What is Perseverance and why is it even going in the first place? In the name of science, we find ourselves in the next space age of exploration! Tom dives down into the tech on board while Mitch lets us know just how this is going to get to the surface. One of the most fascinating things about this mission is Ingenuity the first ever powered flight vehicle to attempt to fly on another planet! There’s also a lot of talk about Robot Wars and Takeshi’s Castle if you need your 90’s TV fix. Music:

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