January 25, 2006

Rover Prototype

Rover Prototype
Rover Prototype,
originally uploaded by will.duquette.
Here's a prototype Mars rover relaxing in JPL's Mars yard. They've got a number of these prototypes, all different; they use them to develop and test new rover software. Why they had this one out yesterday I've no idea, but it makes a nice picture.

Why, yes, JPL is a nifty place to work.
Posted by Will Duquette at January 25, 2006 04:59 PM