According to a report by Geek.com, NASA's Opportunity rover was forced to halt operations after "one of the thickest dust storms ever observed on Mars" swept in. Despite slowing ground operations, Jim Watzin, director of NASA’s Mars Exploration Program in Washington, said, "This is the ideal storm...
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A storm of tiny dust particles has engulfed much of Mars over the last two weeks and prompted NASA's Opportunity rover to... Space Daily - ScienceAlso reported by •DNA •Science Daily •FOXNews.com •Seattle Times
In a press conference Wednesday, NASA confirmed Opportunity has 'fallen asleep' as it waits out the Martian dust storm that has blocked the sun - effectively... MailOnline - WorldAlso reported by •autoevolution •Seattle Times