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An Intrepid Explorer of Mars Falls Silent

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Opportunity rover

Credit: Lucy Jones

Opportunity, formally known as Mars Exploration Rover B but as Oppy to its many friends and admirers, was pronounced dead on Wednesday after a final round of beamed commands, and a farewell broadcast of Billie Holiday's rendition of "I'll Be Seeing You," failed to elicit a response.

From The New York Times
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