MartynC (pendlemac) wrote,

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Sleep well, little rover

Just been on the NASA site and spotted that the rover Spirit appears to be in hibernation mode.

Previous Martian winters have bben survived because the rover could be tilted to catch the sun, that's no longer possible as it's bogged down in soft sand.

Having made it 6 years into a 3 month(!) mission, I hope Spirit survives.

  • Let's see if this works!

    Been going back through LJ posts and, as it's now 10 years and a few days since I got a permanent account, I thought I'd try the iOS app.

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    About to head off to the festival at Reading. Should be fun in all the rain!

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    Well, that's the work / life disconnect completed. All work bozos off FB and Twitter. ( I think there may be one left on here but I can't be arsed…

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