NASA’s Opportunity rover captured spectacular views of Mars
Work on the 236-foot Buddha statue in Son Tay, Vietnam, one of the biggest in Southeast Asia, began in early 2015.
March 8, 2019A giant Buddha statue under construction at Khai Nguyen pagoda in Son Tay, Vietnam. At 236 feet high, it is one of the biggest Buddha statues in Southeast Asia.Luong Thai Linh/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock
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.