11-year-old marathon rover on the Red Planet




National American Space Agency (NASA) has placed a mounted 8-minute video about the work of eleven rover Opportunity on the surface of the Red Planet. The rover Opportunity has arrived at the planet Jan. 25, 2004. Despite his “old” age, the rover continues to perform well, feeding exclusively on solar panels. Video is captured by a camera mounted on the rover and the sound accompanying video, in fact, is the interpretation of the vibration, which felt the rover. Loud sounds indicate the roads on which crept Opportunity. Mainly it embodied in the video as the rover explores the Martian soil, or stuck in the sand dunes. For 11 years, Opportunity has done a journey of 42.2 km.

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