Pictures from space! Our image of the day

Space can be a wondrous place, and we’ve got the pictures to prove it!

A Martian landing site

July 2, 2020: This elevation map of Jezero Crater on Mars shows the site in a rainbow of colors, with lighter colors representing higher elevation. This Martian crater is the chosen landing site for NASA’s Perseverance rover, previously known as the Mars 2020 rover, which is set to launch to the Red Planet this summer.