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After 15 Years of Service, NASA’s Opportunity Mars Rover Officially Declared Dead

A landmark of human achievement.

Credit: NASA

Is it normal to cry over a robot?

Opportunity is survived by its twin sister Spirit, with whom it landed on the planet in 2004.

Oppy will rest under the stars for the next billion years.

In lieu of flowers, please support science, engineering, and space exploration as a testament to this icon of human ingenuity.



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