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Mars-cart, Opportunity parked

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WASHINGTON – The Mars cart Opportunity at the moment no research to do because there is a huge dust storm is raging on the red planet. In an area that is larger than North America, the sun is currently obscured. Space agency NASA decided the vehicle, that Sunday is the last signal sent to earth, to parking because the batteries no longer hold a charge.

In 2007, survived the Opportunity, a much bigger storm. The cold that accompanied it, meant, according to NASA is most likely the end of twin Spirit, which at the same time on Mars, driving. The scientists have high hopes that the working cart again when the wind drops. The thing is, after all, been fifteen years active on Mars, while the mission originally planned for 90 days.

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