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Looking Up: Farewell, Opportunity

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An artistic rendering of NASA’s Opportunity rover on Mars.";

The recent demise of the Mars Rover Opportunity recalled an article from The Atlantic from 2017 that discussed the humanization of these robots in the minds of many.

Dean Regas and Anna Hehman welcome the scientist interviewed in that article, Florence Tan, currently the deputy chief technologist of the Science Mission Directorate at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.