The Spirit of Discovery

The story of the intrepid little robotic Mars explorers Spirit and Opportunity continues to amaze. Active long beyond their anticipated lifespan, the two have generated a wealth of information and helped to revolutionize our understanding of the red planet. Now, Spirit has made an important new discovery even as it is stuck fast on the edge of a small crater.

The topography of Troy, the site where Spirit is trapped along the edge of a small crater

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