NASA gears up Mars rover for perfect 20/20 ‘SuperCam’ vision ahead of mission to red planet
The Moore's twenty. Twenty rover contains an armada of imaging equipment from wide-angle landscape cameras to narrow angle. High Resolution Zoom Lenses but the cameras aren't just there to capture pretty pictures. Some of the cameras will help. Perseverance CARRY OUT. Its tasks as a robotic geologist looking for organic compounds could be related to pass life on. Mars. Other cameras will work together to acquire panoramic three d data that support route planning robotic arm operations and trilling working in tandem. Cameras will provide complementary views of the terrain to safeguard the rover against getting lost or crashing into unexpected obstacles and the cameras will be used by software enabling the rover to perform self driving over the Martian terrain to ensure the equipment is calibrated for resolution and geometric every camera on the rover must undergo an eye exam before launch so when those visionary science instruments begin capturing images on Mars.