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The Dust Storm on Mars has Cleared Away

The Dust Storm on Mars has Cleared Away

Despite the clearing of the Martian dust storm, the Opportunity Rover has failed to call back home. Dust storms are quite common on the red planet of our Solar System. Having said that, we are not really sure about the events that lead to these planet-engulfing storms and this could lead to some serious issues…

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The Mars Rover encountered a severe Dust Storm and went to Sleep Mode

The Mars Rover encountered a severe Dust Storm and went to Sleep Mode

Opportunity Rover is in complete darkness as a huge dust storm takes control of the Martian sky. Mars, the most preferred destination for an alternative habitat for humanity, is facing a massive dust storm these days which has engulfed nearly one-fourth of the red planet. The clouds of dust have led to a permanent darkness…

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Mars Rover Opportunity continues to Surprise us

Mars Rover Opportunity continues to Surprise us

Opportunity Completed 5000 days on the Red Planet. Mars Rover Opportunity is about the size of a golf cart and was launched into space on 7th July 2003. It reached Meridiani Planum on 25th January 2004. This mission was planned for 90 days (Martian time). However, this robotic rover has surpassed all the imagination and…

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