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NASA rover makes most of opportunity

Rover named Opportunity has spent 10 years exploring the surface of Mars.

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Opportunity, the NASA rover launched 10 years ago to the day, has spent most of that time exploring the surface of Mars.

Opportunity has managed to drive on the red planet further than any other NASA vehicle and has made some significant discoveries along the way.

Al Jazeera's Tarek Bazley reports.

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