Author Topic: Opportunity is 10 years on Mars  (Read 1173 times)

Offline dawiw

Opportunity is 10 years on Mars
« on: July 08, 2013, 06:00:24 AM »


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Expected to last only for 90 days, but the rover is still going strong after 3365 days (Earth days).  :-D  

As long as the rover' solar panels won't get that much dust, it will continue to roll.

Need help from the dusty devil to clean it's panels. :rolleyes:
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Re: Opportunity is 10 years on Mars
« Reply #1 on: July 08, 2013, 06:08:49 AM »
Wow, still kicking.
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Re: Opportunity is 10 years on Mars
« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2013, 07:48:27 AM »
And it will probably still be there after humans are long gone.
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Re: Opportunity is 10 years on Mars
« Reply #3 on: July 08, 2013, 08:11:02 AM »
Thanks for the link.

 

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