Patch management for the latest versions of Windows might be the concern of most of us located here on Earth, but in the meantime, the European Space Agency (ESA) Mars Express spacecraft has received the first update to its Windows-based system. 98 in 19 years.

The mission was first launched to Discovery of signs of liquid water on Marsincluding a suspicious 20 x 30 km lake of salt water buried under 1.5 km of ice in the red planet’s south polar region.