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Oppy spots a meteormight…

Opportunity is now scooting at a fair old speed across Meridiani Planum, so fast that you’d think she saw something crawling about inside “Block Island” that scared her…! Now she has spotted something else up ahead that might, or might not, be another meteorite…

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Here’s a 3D view of the new “mysterious rock”, which you’ll need your funky 3D glasses to view…

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Will Oppy stop at this new rock for a closer look, or keep on rollin’ ? I think she’ll stop; if that is a meteorite it must, surely, be related to Block Island, so studying it will provide very useful insight into the history of this part of Mars.

Interesting days ahead..! 🙂

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