NASA’s Opportunity rover captured spectacular views of Mars
Looking back at the devastation caused by the costliest U.S. hurricane on record.
Aug. 30, 2005Water surrounds homes just east of downtown in this aerial view of damage from Hurricane Katrina. Massive flooding occurred in New Orleans after storm surges resulting from the hurricane caused multiple breaches of the city’s levees.Smiley N. Pool/The Dallas Morning News
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.