NASA’s MOXIE Experiment Is Making Oxygen on Mars


SOMETIMES THIS WEEKEND, when the Mars Perseverance Rover is taking a few hours off from exploring Jezero Crater, a toaster-sized device will run a modest chemistry experiment that might one day make it possible for humans to survive on the Red Planet—and get back home. Known as MOXIE, or the Mars Oxygen In-Situ Resource Utilization Experiment, … Read more