Thursday, June 21, 2018

Martian Dust Storm Grows Global; Curiosity Captures Photos of Thickening Haze

Wow, a big and rare event on Mars. A global dust storm in the background of this self portrait by the Opportunity rover on  Sol 2082 (June 15, 2018)



Martian Dust Storm Grows Global; Curiosity Captures Photos of Thickening Haze: A storm of tiny dust particles has engulfed much of Mars over the last two weeks and prompted NASA's Opportunity rover to suspend science operations