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Space News Archive - August 11, 2006

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Like the fabled tortoise that, in the race with the hare, moves slowly yet accomplishes much, Spirit and Opportunity have continued to make progress little by little, while essentially running in place.

Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.