Spirit Stretches Out
December 16, 2004
This animation flips back and forth between images taken before and after deployment of the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit's bogie, a part of the rover's suspension system that extends the wheel base. These images were taken by Spirit's rear hazard avoidance camera.
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