News for North Texas
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

Nasa & Mars

NASA has decided to take advantage of the next landing opportunity on Mars and put two robotic rovers on the planet's surface. NPR's Christopher Joyce reports on what will be the the first-ever "twin-rover" expedition to explore the surface, and the first touchdown since last December's crash landing of the ill-fated Mars Polar Lander mission.

Copyright 2000 NPR