NASA will send Rover VIPER on Moon in 2023
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is planning to send its first mobile robot named Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover (VIPER) to the Moon in late 2023. It is a part of the Artemis programme of NASA
- the VIPER Rover will carry searches of ice and other resources on and below the lunar surface.
- VIPER will collect data and scientists will determine precise locations and concentrations of ice on the Moon.
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