Watch: NASA Releases Video of Perseverance Rover Landing on Mars


NASA has released a breathtaking video that shows last week's captivating moment when the Perseverance Rover's made its harrowing touchdown on Mars. According to the space agency, the footage (seen above) was "captured by several cameras that are part of the rover's entry, descent, and landing suite." In the video, the parachute-equipped rover plunges through the Martian atmosphere headed towards the surface of the Red Planet and ultimately comes to rest on the dusty ground to the cheers of NASA engineers tracking the descent from here on Earth.

Check out the footage and find out more on this story at the Coast to Coast AM website.