Last week on Mars

Helicopter Ingenuity’s fifth flight marked the start of its next phase as a scouting vehicle.

NASA’s Ingenuity Mars helicopter flew for the fifth time on 7 May. It a new height record of 33 feet (10 metres) and flew 424 feet (129 metres) to a new landing site. It was airborne a total of 108 seconds. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech