Opportunity

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NASA Releases Opportunity Rover’s Final Panoramic View of Mars

Opportunity spent its final months building this panorama of its location, which is now its gravesite.
Becky Ferreira
3.13.19
nasa

Mars Opportunity Rover Appears to Send Data to Earth After Five Months of Silence

Unfortunately, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory said that "further investigation shows these signals were not an Opportunity transmission" but was either test data or a false positive.
Daniel Oberhaus
11.15.18
Troopers

NASA’s Opportunity Rover Is Battling for Its Life in an Epic Martian Dust Storm

Opportunity has driven farther and lived longer than any interplanetary rover. But can it survive one of the most intense dust storms ever observed on Mars?
Becky Ferreira
6.13.18
Culture

Your Comments About the West London 'Selfies' Drugs Gang Pissed Me Off

It touched a nerve because one of the guys going to prison is my cousin, and he doesn't deserve your mockery.
Anonymous
10.29.14
Space

After a Decade on Mars, the Opportunity Rover Set the Off-World Driving Record

In all that time, the little rover has traversed 25 miles of the Red Planet.
Amy Shira Teitel
7.29.14
Ragecoach 2013

Stagecoach, Day One - There's a Barrier Between Freedom and Evil

Meet Stagecoach, the country music festival that happens in Indio, California the weekend after Coachella.
4.29.13
Motherboard Blog

Compared To Past Mars Rovers, Curiosity Is Cruising

Curiosity took it's first drive this week, and it was way simpler than the rover that roved before.
Amy Shira Teitel
8.27.12
Motherboard Blog

Opportunity Is Close to Finishing the First Martian Marathon

Opportunity is about to finish a full Martian marathon.
Amy Shira Teitel
7.24.12
Motherboard Blog

NASA Wants to Send Tumbleweeds to Mars

NASA is looking at sending tumbleweeds to Mars.
Amy Shira Teitel
5.30.12