Fun Fact: When NASA Wasted A Lander On Martian Impact

Fun facts about Mars

In the late 1990’s, NASA launched the Mars Polar Lander which was sent to study the soil and climate of southern Mars. But the lander struck Mars at a high velocity which caused it to damage beyond repair and NASA lost all communication with it.

Published by Adam (Neko Random)

Nerdy guy who loves video games, movies, history, tv, and trivia.

One thought on “Fun Fact: When NASA Wasted A Lander On Martian Impact

  1. I remember when this happened. I was really sad. Space exploration is critical to our future. One of the hardest things about dying for me is not knowing how it all turns out.

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