NASA’s Opportunity rover captured spectacular views of Mars
The first phase of the $32 million earthquake repair project has been completed.
Cathedral repairsA rare view from a scaffold in the rafters of the National Cathedral. The first phase of the building’s $32 million restoration effort has been completed.Bill O'Leary/The Washington Post
NASA tried one last time to contact its record-setting Mars rover Opportunity, but declared it dead on Feb. 13, 2019, 15 years after arriving at the Red Planet. The solar-powered rover has been silent for eight months, victim of one of the most intense dust storms in decades.