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Fraser
2014-Jul-28, 08:50 PM
NASAís Opportunity mars rover now holds the off-Earth roving distance record after accruing 25 miles of driving. Given that the rover has been roaming the Red Planet for over a decade, thatís a travel speed of roughly 2.5 miles per year, and itís one to be proud of. “Opportunity has driven farther than any other […]

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banquo's_bumble_puppy
2015-Jul-12, 06:09 PM
Just curious...can the working test model to Spirit and Opportunity be modified for use on Mars? Would it be cheaper than to build from scratch?