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… That NASA’s Mars Rover just marked its longest distance traveled in one day?

The day-long journey of 100.3 meters (329 feet) on July 21 was more than double the rover’s previous record of 49 meters, according to SPACE.com. NASA engineers manually plotted out a safe driving route across the Martian terrain—a warm-up before they begin using the rover’s autonomous navigation system to calculate safe routes by itself.

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