“Spirit of St. Louis Crater” on Mars

Mars research is experiencing scientific breakthroughs with the help of a Washington University researcher and his laboratory. Because of this lab’s role with NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover “Opportunity”, a Martian crater has been appropriately named “Spirit of St. Louis”, as Opportunity completed a remarkable journey of its own.

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“Spirit of St. Louis Crater” on Mars

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am