NASA has released video of the Perseverance Mars Rover as it descended through the Martian atmosphere and landed as planned in Jezero Crater last Thursday.
Speaking at a press conference on Monday, David Gruel of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory said that the video team had kept its expectations modest: "We get what we get and we don't get upset."
What they got are among the most spectacular images in the history of space exploration.
Six small off-the-shelf cameras made up the EDL Cam system (Entry, Descent and Landing). They survived the journey...