Mars Rovers Set Surface Longevity Record - Universe Today
[/caption] Congrats to the science and engineering teams for the Mars Exploration Rover program! Today, (Thursday May 20) the Opportunity rover marked an historic milestone: it has now passed the duration record set by NASA’s Viking 1 Lander of six years and 116 days operating on the surface of Mars. The celebration was tempered just … Continue reading "Mars Rovers Set Surface Longevity Record"