BREAKING: After 8 months of silence, NASA has announced that the Opportunity rover's 15-year mission on Mars has come to an end. It seems as though the rover could not recover from a planet-wide dust storm that hit Opportunity's location in May of last year. Opportunity explored the surface of Mars for over 5,000 Martian days, and travelled 45 kilometers - the furthest any rover has gone. Rest In Peace, Oppy. We'll miss you. - Rest In Peace, Oppy. We’ll miss you.