Opportunity reaches high point on crater rim

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The Mars rover Opportunity has climbed to its highest Martian altitude yet, a point on the rim of Endeavour Crater 440 feet above the crater floor below.

This despite the rover’s continuing memory problems.



  • PeterF

    “Continuing memory problems”…
    Almost sounds like it climbed up there and now doesn’t remember what it was looking for. Kind of like what I do when I poke around in the attic.
    Have you ever noticed that when you are looking for something, its almost always in the last place you look?

  • Actually, when you find something it is ALWAYS in the last place you look.

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