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An in depth over view of the Spirit and Opportunity Mars Rovers and their missions and accomplishments.

An in depth over view of the Spirit and Opportunity Mars Rovers and their missions and accomplishments.

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from NASA

Sunset on Mars

Martian sunset at Gusev crater. Mars has long twilights because high in the atmosphere there is a lot of dust reflecting the glow of sunlight. Volcanic dust can do this on Earth too. The color in this image - taken by the rover Spirit - was adjusted to approximate what human eyes might see. (Credit: NASA/JPL/Texas A/Cornell) ©Mona Evans, “Mars Facts for Kids” http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art36393.asp

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This photo, "Earth From Mars", is the first image of Earth as seen from the surface of another planet (not including the Moon). It was taken by NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit in 2004, and serves as an incredibly simple and elegant reminder of just how crazy far away Mars is. (NASA/JPL/Cornell/Texas A&M, 2004)

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from Mail Online

Alien hunters spot a 'COFFIN' on Mars

Earlier this month, UFO enthusiasts claimed to have spotted Barack Obama's head on the Martian surface. They say a panoramic image from 2005 taken by the Spirit rover shows a rock shaped uncannily like his head

During its wheeled treks on the Red Planet, NASA’s Spirit rover may have encountered a potential signature of past life on Mars

During its wheeled treks on the Red Planet, NASA’s Spirit rover may have encountered a potential signature of past life on Mars