On Tuesday, the results became known analyze samples of Martian rock received the American Mars Rover "Opportunity."
According to NTV, NASA specialists regretfully report that the experiment that had high hopes, ended in failure.
Soil samples taken rover and scientists calculated found therein mineral which is formed only in an aqueous medium. However, this substance is not found in the samples.
However, to draw final conclusions too early. On the reverse side of Mars is now working another machine — "Spirit." The U.S. space agency hopes that he'll have better luck.
News.Battery.Ru — Accumulator News, 10.02.2004 11:19