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Two Explorers

Two Explorers

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NASA / JPL-Caltech / Cornell / Maas Digital / Cook image by Nathaniel Dance, NMM London /poetry by Stuart Atkinson / artistic composition by Glen Nagle (Astro0)

Two Explorers
Stuart Atkinson wrote this brilliant piece that perfectly expresses the voyage that the Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity is undertaking, likening it to the voyage of Captain James Cook. The two explorers are forever linked now, as Opportunity 'sails' towards the crater Endeavour, named after Cook's famous vessel of exploration. To get wallpaper and higher-resolution downloads, please go to:

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Glen Nagle : Stuart Atkinson

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