Aging U.S. Mars And Moon Missions May Soldier On

Credit: Opportunity: NASA
HOUSTON – NASA has not completely given up on extending the long-running missions of the Opportunity Mars rover and the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter for another year. Both missions are scheduled to be discontinued under the provisions of President Barack Obama’s proposed $18.53 billion NASA budget...

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