Opportunity

July 29, 2014

The Little Rover that Could: Opportunity Reaches Odometer Milestone

NASA’s Opportunity mars rover now holds the off-Earth roving distance record after accruing 25 miles of driving. Given that the rover has been roaming the Red Planet […]
February 15, 2014

NASA claims to have solved the mystery of the 'jelly doughnut' on Mars

Nasa has solved the mystery of a ‘jelly doughnut’ rock that appeared on the Martian surface – and says it was just a rolling stone. The […]
February 5, 2014

William Shatner joins calls for Nasa to investigate 'alien doughnut' on Mars

Star Trek actor William Shatner has joined growing calls for Nasa to investigate a bizarre ‘jelly doughnut’ shaped rock on the Martian surface. Shatner asked Nasa […]
January 30, 2014

Scientist sues NASA over mysterious Mars rock

A California man who claims that a mysterious rock recently photographed on Mars is actually a growing organism has filed a lawsuit against NASA for failing […]
January 25, 2014

NASA's Opportunity rover celebrates 10 years on Mars with a FILTHY selfie

While its flashy younger brother Curiosity is getting all the headlines these days, the Opportunity rover will shortly be celebrating its tenth anniversary on the Red […]
January 19, 2014

Scientists baffled after rock suddenly appears out of nowhere in front of Opportunity rover

A mysterious Martian rock that appeared in front of the Opportunity rover within days has left scientists scratching their heads. The rover, which landed on Mars […]
January 4, 2014

Decade-Old Rover Adventure Continues on Mars and Earth

Eighth graders didn’t have Facebook or Twitter to share news back then, in January 2004. Bekah Sosland, 14 at the time, learned about a NASA rover […]
June 9, 2013

NASA's Opportunity Rover Finds Evidence That Red Planet May Have Supported Life

NASA’s Mars rover Opportunity has made perhaps the biggest discovery of its nearly 10-year career, finding evidence that life may have been able to get a […]