Monthly Archives: January 2012

Taking it easy…

Quietly does it, Oppy. Just enjoy putting your wheels up for a few weeks, and keep sending back the pictures so we can stitch them together to make a *gorgeous* panorama… In the meantime, here’s an image couresty of Michael … Continue reading

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A beautiful view…

Oppy is now well and truly parked up for the winter. She’s not going *anywhere* for a while, as is proven by the bucketloads of images coming back, images which will, in time, be stitched together to make a breathtaking … Continue reading

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I hope you like the view…

…because we’re going to have it for quite a while…! Oppy is now officially “parked” for the winter, so what you see on the pictures coming back now is “it” until maybe March. There’s an absolutely fact-packed report on Oppy’s … Continue reading

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Opportunity parked at Greeley Haven

Well, it seems that Oppy has found – and is now parked up at – her “Winter Haven”, and the feature has been informally named (and these features seen by the rovers are ALWAYS just named informally; the MER team … Continue reading

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8 Years on Mars…on Mars…on Mars…

First of all, Happy New Year everyone! Hope you all had a great holiday. Now back to business… 🙂 Yesterday was an anniversary for all followers and fans of the MER mission. On January 3rd 2004, the first of the … Continue reading

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