Museums Nationwide Celebrate NASA Mars Perseverance Landing!

Museums all over the United States celebrated the NASA Perseverance mission and landing with a variety of public engagement programs both in-person and online during February 2021. Programs covered a variety of content focused on the science behind the mission, the engineering to land the mission, and past and future exploration on Mars.

Read about just a few examples of public engagement programming from NISE Network partners.
https://www.nisenet.org/blog/post/museums-nationwide-celebrate-nasa-mars-perseverance-landing.

For more resources to engage public audiences in Mars missions and planetary science, visit https://www.nisenet.org/mars.

Video screenshot from the Arizona Science Center Perseverance Rover Building Challenge - the museum educator is holding a model of a rover built from everyday materials.