NASA’s Opportunity rover captured spectacular views of Mars
A globe engraved on an ostrich egg, dated 1504, has emerged as perhaps the oldest known globe to include the New World.
The "ostrich egg globe" was apparently made in 1504. It shows a scattering of islands in North America's position; 12 years after Columbus's first voyage, the area was largely unknown. This view shows Asia.The Washington Map Society/The Washington Map Society
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.