Roaming the Red Planet on six wheels since Jan 2004. The official mission Twitter of the Spirit and Opportunity rovers.
July 7 marked Opportunity's 10-year launch-iversary. Thanks for the good wishes!
Vista Point: Oppy casts a shadow across Endeavour Crater. Science will resume once solar conjunction passes
After more than 35 km & 3,110 sols (8+ years!) Oppy's still hard at work. Matijevic Hill survey continues
Opportunity on the Move: Rover surveys suspected clay minerals around Matijevic Hill [map]
Long may we explore! This July 4th marks 15 yrs continuous @NASA exploration of Mars. A few:
On the road again! Oppy drives for the first time after 130 sols at her winter parking spot
Roads? Where she's going she doesn't need roads. Oppy has resumed her trek toward Endeavor crater.
Oppy snaps a close-up of 'Ruiz Garcia,' an exposed rock at Santa Maria Crater:
Oppy peers over the edge of Mars’ Santa Maria crater in this new 3-D pic (red-blue glasses required):
Great pic of Oppy's tracks needs a great caption to go with it. Reply with yours! Prizes for the top 3.
Oppy paused to take in the Martian view as her trek to Endeavour crater, 8.5 km away, continues.
Oppy arrived at the mysterious rock. It is a meteorite! Next up: Oppy investigates with her robotic arm.
Oppy is on her way to a strange newfound rock. Dark, toaster-sized and possibly a meteorite?
Spirit settles in for winter- robotic arm places, flash memory emptied. And she has a new graphic :D
Rover Project Manager John Callas is wearing a "Free Spirit" shirt!
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