Giant Martian Dust Storm Threatens Opportunity Rover (page 3)

Pasadena CA (JPL) Jun 14, 2018 One of the thickest dust storms ever observed on Mars has been spreading for the past week and a half. The storm has caused NASA's Opportunity rover to suspend science operations, but also offers a window for four other spacecraft to learn from the swirling dust. NASA has three orbiters circling the Red Planet, each equipped with special cameras and other atmospheric instruments. Additiona

Giant Martian Dust Storm Threatens Opportunity Rover

NASA says the plucky little rover remains operational, and the team hopes it will meet this challenge as it has so many others. The post Giant Martian Dust Storm Threatens Opportunity Rover ...

Mon 11 Jun 18 from Extremetech

See the massive dust storm that has stalled NASA’s Opportunity Rover

A growing dust storm on Mars has halted NASA’s Opportunity rover as it waits for the string weather to pass.        

Mon 11 Jun 18 from USA today

NASA Mars rover weathers monster dust storm - CNET

NASA's Opportunity rover will aim to survive the Martian cold.

Sun 10 Jun 18 from CNET

Huge Dust Storm on Mars Sidelines NASA's Opportunity Rover

A massive dust storm on Mars has sidelined NASA's Opportunity rover, stalling the robot's science wr as it waits out a storm that appears to be still growing.

Sun 10 Jun 18 from SPACE.com

Giant dust storm engulfs Opportinity rover

NASA's nearly 15-year-old rover has hunkered down to ride out some pretty poor weather.

Fri 15 Jun 18 from Astronomy.com

NASA spacecraft studying massive Martian dust storm

A record dust storm has been swirling on Mars for nearly two weeks. And NASA has deployed its entire Martian fleet to study it.

Thu 14 Jun 18 from UPI

NASA spacecraft studying massive Martian dust storm, Fri 15 Jun 18 from SpaceDaily

Opportunity rover sends transmission amid Martian dust storm

NASA's Opportunity rover is currently hunkered down, waiting out a severe dust storm on Mars.

Mon 11 Jun 18 from UPI

Martian dust storm silences NASA's rover, Opportunity

Tampa (AFP) June 13, 2018 A massive dust storm raging across Mars has overcome NASA's aging Opportunity rover, putting the unmanned, solar-powered vehicle into sleep mode and raising concerns ...

Thu 14 Jun 18 from SpaceDaily

NASA encounters the perfect storm for science on Mars

Pasadena CA (JPL) Jun 14, 2018 One of the thickest dust storms ever observed on Mars has been spreading for the past week and a half. The storm has caused NASA's Opportunity rover to suspend ...

Thu 14 Jun 18 from SpaceDaily

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