Scientists are hoping they can push Opportunity a little bit further to reach what they call Marathon Valley and its ancient clays. Photo: AP Scientists are hoping they can push Opportunity a little bit further to reach what they call Marathon Valley and its ancient clays. Photo: AP
Scientists are hoping they can push Opportunity a little bit further to reach what they call Marathon Valley and its ancient clays. Photo: AP

Mars rover Opportunity sets space driving distance record

Scientists hope vehicle can now reach ancient part of planet to test soil

Scientists are hoping they can push Opportunity a little bit further to reach what they call Marathon Valley and its ancient clays. Photo: AP Scientists are hoping they can push Opportunity a little bit further to reach what they call Marathon Valley and its ancient clays. Photo: AP
Scientists are hoping they can push Opportunity a little bit further to reach what they call Marathon Valley and its ancient clays. Photo: AP
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