Exploration of Victoria Crater by the Mars Rover Opportunity

@article{Squyres2009ExplorationOV,
  title={Exploration of Victoria Crater by the Mars Rover Opportunity},
  author={S. Squyres and A. Knoll and R. Arvidson and J. Ashley and J. Bell and W. Calvin and P. Christensen and B. Clark and B. Cohen and P. A. D. de Souza and L. Edgar and W. Farrand and I. Fleischer and R. Gellert and M. Golombek and J. Grant and J. Grotzinger and A. Hayes and K. Herkenhoff and J. Johnson and B. Jolliff and G. Klingelh{\"o}fer and A. Knudson and R. Li and T. McCoy and S. McLennan and D. Ming and D. Mittlefehldt and R. Morris and J. W. Rice and C. Schr{\"o}der and R. Sullivan and A. Yen and R. Yingst},
  journal={Science},
  year={2009},
  volume={324},
  pages={1058 - 1061}
}
“Lake” Victoria? After having explored the Eagle and Endurance craters, which are separated by only 800 meters, the Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity spent 2 years at Victoria, a much larger impact crater located 6 kilometers south across Meridiani Planum. Sedimentary rocks previously analyzed at Eagle and Endurance point to local environmental conditions that included abundant liquid water in the ancient past. Now, an analysis of rocks in the walls of Victoria by Squyres et al. (p. 1058… Expand
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