The United Nations Postal Administration not too long ago issued six new stamps and three memento sheets in celebration of human achievements on Mars.
Earth’s planetary neighbor has obtained fairly a maintain on us. Mars has captured the eye of scientists and area fans for many years, with a number of probes and rovers despatched to the Purple Planet within the try to uncover its mysterious and probably liveable previous.
The UNPA’s newest assortment commemorates three current missions to Mars: the United Arab Emirates’ Hope Probe, which entered Mars’ orbit on February 9, 2021; NASA’s Perseverance rover, which landed on Mars on February 18, 2021; and Tianwen-1which reached Mars on Could 14, 2021.
All stamps and memento sheets within the new set are obtainable via the UN web site or from retailers at UN Headquarters in New York, Geneva, and Vienna.