The Gadget Guy Blog

with Blake Shannon

Last minute dodge takes takes Mars rover to safety

Good news for rover fans – Spirit is safe for the winter. It had been heading for a north-tilting spot – to make sure its solar panels got enough sunlight during the imminent winter to survive – when a sand trap appeared (nice pic). But, despite its bust wheel, it scooted round and it now sitting pretty. Way to go little guy!!

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May 15, 2006 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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