The Greatest Discoveries From NASA's Mars Opportunity Rover

The Opportunity rover, like its twin Spirit, was designed for an original mission of just three months. When engineers lost contact on June 10 of last year, it had been exploring for fourteen years. And today, mission scientists finally declared an official end to the mission. Here are just a few of Opportunity's many successes during its long Red Planet expedition. Heat Shield Rock Opportunity discovered the first meteorite on Mars,†sitting near†its own heat shield. While a few meteor

The Greatest Discoveries From NASA's Mars Opportunity Rover

The Opportunity rover, like its twin Spirit, was designed for an original mission of just three months. When engineers lost contact on June 10 of last year, it had been exploring for fourteen ...

Wed 13 Feb 19 from Discover Magazine

The greatest discoveries from NASAís Mars Opportunity Rover, Wed 13 Feb 19 from Astronomy.com

Opportunity Mars Rover goes to its last rest after extraordinary 14-year mission

Opportunity, one of two rovers sent to Mars in 2004, is officially offline for good, NASA and JPL officials announced today at a special press conference. "I declare the Opportunity mission ...

Wed 13 Feb 19 from TechCrunch

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