Surface Probe Rover Investigating New Ground
The SPRING Mission concept is built around the first-ever planetary scanning electron microscope. This will image Mars better than ever before, enabling a new era of in-situ astrobiological and geochemical analysis for life detection and resource mapping.
Mission Development History
2010 - Discovery of Hot Spring deposits in Nili Pater Mars.
2015 - Awarded NASA PSTAR Grant
- Lab test of MVP-SEM
2010 - Discovery
First Planetary Scanning Election Microscope for