January 4, 2004 the first of the two rovers arrived on Mars. The aim of the research was to study the surface of the mission to determine whether Mars ever water, which in our understanding is the basis of life. The rover is on the Red Planet for nearly eight years and has reached the destination.
The rover is on the Red Planet for nearly eight years and has reached the destination, the crater Endeavour, in August 2011.
The western extremity of the crater Endeavour. Photo released August 10, 2011.
To reach the crater, the rover took almost three years. His speed is 0, 00037 miles per hour. Photo released August 9, 2011.