A Stormy 'Opportunity' on Mars

Hanneke Weitering, staff writer at Space.com, discusses the dust storm on Mars that caused NASA's solar-powered Opportunity Rover to go down after a quarter of the planet went dark. The storm is being compared to the one portrayed in the Oscar-nominated film, 'The Martian.' Weitering breaks down how this storm is different from the movie version.
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