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Martian Surface - Artist Drawing of Rover on Mars

Martian Surface - Artist Drawing of Rover on Mars Aviation & Space Exploration STEM Astronomy Visual Arts

After the Mars Expeditionary Rovers arrived on the surface of Mars, they had to get themselves in shape to accomplish their mission.  Both Spirit (MER-A) and Opportunity (MER-B) were similarly impacted.

This image depicts an artist's illustration which NASA describes for us:

After bouncing to a stop, the lander's petals unfold and the Mars Exploration Rover drives onto the surface of Mars.

Click on the image for a much-better view.


Media Credits

Image online, courtesy NASA/JPL-Caltech.

 

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