What Does Mars Sound Like? InSight Just Recorded Martian Wind

On November 26, NASA's Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport (InSight) lander successfully touched down on Mars. Though the probe’s main goal is to explore the planet’s interior, its sophisticated instruments are also offering a unique way to explore the Martian surface — by recording the sound of Martian wind. Windswept Sounds of Mars The recordings capture the sounds of winds gusting through Elysium Planitia, InSight’s Martian home, at about

InSight lander 'hears' Martian winds

NASA's Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport InSight lander, which touched down on Mars just 10 days ago, has provided the first ever "sounds" of Martian ...

Fri 7 Dec 18 from Phys.org

Nasa's InSight probe listens to Martian winds

Two instruments on the recently landed InSight probe capture the noise made by the planet's wind.

Fri 7 Dec 18 from BBC News

InSight Lander Records the Sound of Martian Wind

Several days ago, a gust of wind swept across Elysium Planitia on the surface of Mars. This has happened uncountable times over the eons, but never before was a robot on hand to record the sound ...

Tue 11 Dec 18 from Extremetech

InSight beams back first recording of Martian wind

It sounds like a flapping flag.

Mon 10 Dec 18 from ZME Science

New NASA Lander Captures First Sounds of Martian Wind

NASA’s new Mars lander has captured the first sounds of the “really unworldly” Martian wind. The Jet Propulsion Laboratory released audio clips of the alien wind Friday. The ...

Fri 7 Dec 18 from KQED Science

Listen to the soothing sounds of Martian wind collected by NASA’s InSight lander

The InSight Mars lander accomplished a perfect landing last week on the Elysium Planitia region of the planet, where it is hard at work preparing to drill into the surface (and taking selfies, ...

Fri 7 Dec 18 from TechCrunch


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