Nasa rover reaches top of hill

Spirit's view of Mars

After a 14 month climb, Nasa’s Spirit rover has reached the top of a hill it was climbing and sent back a photo. Unfortunately, the photo looks just like every other photo of Mars I’ve seen: dry, dusty and rocky. Okay, it’s in colour where the Viking one’s weren’t, but a bit of Photoshop could have fixed that.

Large image of the Martian landscape

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