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NASA Perseverance Mars Rover directed from Lewisham apartment above hair salon

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A NASA professor is controlling the Mars rover Perseverance on the Red Planet from a one-bedroomed flat above a hairdresser.Sanjeev Gupta, 55, should be at mission control in California but like many others, the COVID-19 pandemic has forced him to work at home – in Lewisham, south London.
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Prof Gupta told the Daily Mail: “I should be at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California, in a series of offices each one about three times bigger than this lounge, full…

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