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Fraser
2014-Dec-08, 02:10 PM
The Opportunity Mars rover is busy on its wheels as it moves towards “Marathon Valley”, a location that could include clay minerals — a sign of past water in the region. After successfully passing 41 kilometers (25.47 miles) in total driving a few weeks ago, the rover is closing out its 11th year on Mars […]

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Spacedude
2014-Dec-08, 02:43 PM
Rock and Roll ! ........or perhaps Roll & Rock.

JohnD
2015-Mar-24, 11:20 AM
It's taken a while to sort that flash memory problem, but Oppo is ready to go, says NASA/JPL: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/mer/newsroo...20150323a.html
Only 45 meters to the full marathon distance!
John

Trebuchet
2015-Mar-24, 09:02 PM
It's taken a while to sort that flash memory problem, but Oppo is ready to go, says NASA/JPL: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/mer/newsroo...20150323a.html
Only 45 meters to the full marathon distance!
John
Link is borked, I'm afraid. The one in the other thread works.