MARS ROVER GIVES NASA AN “OPPORTUNITY” TO VIEW INTERIOR OF MARS

Jan. 21 – Perched on a rippled Martian plain, a dark rock not much bigger than a basketball was the target of interest for NASA’s Mars exploration rover Opportunity during the past two months. Dubbed “Marquette Island,” the rock is providing a better understanding of the mineral and chemical makeup of the Martian interior.
http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/mer/news/mer20100121.html

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: