July 05, 2007
And You Thought Your Last Thunderstorm was Bad

The long-suffering Mars rovers are stuck in a sandstorm so bad it's affecting their ability to collect sunlight for power. They've both been set to low power-level activity, but it's thought the worst may now be past.

Posted by scott at July 05, 2007 01:16 PM

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hey, don't be dissin' the martian dust storms. it was the same said storms that cleaned the solar collectors so that the rovers got an extra lease on life.

Posted by: mrfred on July 7, 2007 07:55 PM
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