11 Years on Mars

This is truly amazing. Opportunity is still going after 11 years on the job. Awesome NASA!!!

From Gizmodo

Oh. Just oh.

Some tidbits from the 2004 landing video:

~1:37 – "We’re on Mars, everybody!

~1:38 – “Copy that!”

~1:52 – Smiling Dave Lavery passes quickly across the bottom of the screen,

Einstein would be anticlimax after this. And more than a decade later, Dave’s Other Car is still on Mars; still going, and going, and going.