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WATCH: NASA Reveals Name of Next Mars Rover

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NASA announced the name of its latest Mars rover, which could begin its mission as early as this summer.

The agency opened up the name selection process to students around the country, whittling down 28,000 entries to nine finalists: Clarity, Courage, Endurance, Fortitude, Ingenuity, Promise, Perseverance, Tenacity and Vision.

Watch the video to see which name was selected.