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NASA said on Thursday that its Opportunity rover has started to study Martian surface composition from its new location.
NASA will host a media teleconference on Thursday, Sept. 1, at 12:30 p.m. PDT to discuss progress of NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity.
NASA said on Friday that its Mars Science Laboratory has completed a series of functional tests to verify the car-sized rover's readiness for launch in November.
NASA's next Mars rover, the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) known as Curiosity, will be the focus of a media opportunity at 7 am EDT on Friday, Aug 12, at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After a journey of almost three years, NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity has reached the Red Planet's Endeavour crater to study rocks never seen before. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) On Aug.
NASA said on Wednesday that its Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity has reached the planet's Endeavour Crater after a three year journey.
NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity is poised to reach the rim of a large crater, beginning a new phase of research for the rover.
WASHINGTON, July 22, 2011/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's next Mars rover will land at the foot of a layered mountain inside the planet's Gale crater.
NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity has driven over 20 miles in seven years, which is over 50 times the mission's original distance goal.
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