NASA’s Opportunity Mars Rover Finishes Marathon


WASHINGTON, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — There was no tape draped across a finish line, but NASA is celebrating a win. The agency’s Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity completed its first Red Planet marathon Tuesday — 26.219 miles (42.195 kilometers) – with a finish time of roughly 11 years and two months. “This is the first time…

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