NASA hopes for Martial wind as it extends efforts to reach Opportunity Rover

Mon, 11/05/2018

In this Gizmodo article by Ryan F. Mandelbaum, read about how NASA is continuing to listen for the Opportunity rover.

“We know that the timeframe from November through January 2019 corresponds to an annual period of dust cleaning at the Opportunity site at Endeavour Crater,” Steve Squyres, principal investigator of the Mars Exploration Rovers Spirit and Opportunity, told the Planetary Society. “So active listening through January is a boost to our chances of hearing from the rover if the arrays are very dusty now.”

Read the full story here.

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