Just a quick post today as I’m knee-deep working on a script (don’t you hate it when that day job intrudes on your running banter).
Actually, it’s really a repost. I saw a cute article at Runner’sWorld.com about the Martian rover Opportunity.
When the rover touched down on our nearest planetary neighbor in 2004, it had a projected mission duration (aka “life expectancy”) of 93 days. And it was only supposed to travel about 600 meters. Read the rest of this entry