Mars InSight lander only has a few months to live on the Red Planet

Mars InSight lander only has a few months to live on the Red Planet

NASA’s Marsquake-seeking lander is extracting as much science as possible amid dwindling power supplies, but it likely only has a few months left on its mission.

The Mars InSight lander is battling a long-term buildup of dust on its solar panels and has dropped to a tenth of its available landing power of 5,000 watt-hours, officials said at a press conference on Tuesday (May 17). .

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