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News story: Desert test drive for Mars rover controlled from 1,000 miles away

26 Oct 2018, 17:30 UTC
News story: Desert test drive for Mars rover controlled from 1,000 miles away ESA

A UK-built Mars rover was taken for a test drive in Spain’s Tabernas Desert this week, under remote control from the Harwell Space Cluster in Oxfordshire – 1,000 miles away.

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