Watch: Here's What Living on Mars Would Be Like for Us Humans

Science video explains how life on the Red Planet would differ from life down here on our good old Earth
by Laura Sinpetru, May 19th, 2015

NASA's Opportunity Rover Completes Its First Marathon on Mars

As of this year's March 24, the rover had traveled over a distance of precisely 26.219 miles (42.195 kilometers)
by Laura Sinpetru, May 19th, 2015

Stunning NASA Images Reveal Blue-Tinged Sunset on Mars

The gorgeous images were obtained by the space agency's Curiosity rover about a month ago, on April 15
by Laura Sinpetru, May 14th, 2015
NASA Wants to Build the Most Powerful Rocket That Ever Was

NASA Wants to Build the Most Powerful Rocket That Ever Was

by Laura Sinpetru, May 13th, 2015
The agency plans to use the rocket to send crew and cargo on deep space missions, the goal being to one day reach Mars

It's Getting Crowded Around Mars, NASA Steps In to Control Traffic

The Red Planet is now orbited by two natural satellites and a total of five active spacecraft sent its way from Earth
by Laura Sinpetru, May 6th, 2015

Mars Explorers Risk Having Cosmic Radiation Fry Their Brain

Study finds evidence astronauts sent to explore the Red Planet could develop dementia-like cognitive impairment
by Laura Sinpetru, May 4th, 2015

Here's What the Curiosity Rover Looks like to the Mars Orbiter

Scientists release space image showing NASA's Curiosity rover parked in a valley on the surface of the Red Planet
by Laura Sinpetru, April 27th, 2015

Planet Earth Formed from a Cosmic Ocean of Infinitesimal Pebbles

New study explains how asteroids are born and grow bigger, also sheds light on the origin of our home planet
by Laura Sinpetru, April 23rd, 2015

Mars Believed to Hold Liquid Water Just Under Its Surface

Even if this were true, the presence of liquid water on Mars does not proof of alien life make, scientists say
by Laura Sinpetru, April 14th, 2015
Fashionable Mars Wears Belts of Frozen Water, Scientists Find

Fashionable Mars Wears Belts of Frozen Water, Scientists Find

by Laura Sinpetru, April 9th, 2015
Study reveals Mars has belts of glaciers hidden under its surface both in its southern and in its northern hemisphere

Network of Mineral Veins on Mars' Mount Sharp Looks Positively Stunning

The veins, imaged by NASA's Curiosity rover during a hike, comprise minerals deposited by fluids on the Martian surface
by Laura Sinpetru, April 3rd, 2015

Watch: NASA Showcases Super Cool Flying Saucer

The space vehicle, dubbed the Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator, is expected to one day help land crews on Mars
by Laura Sinpetru, April 1st, 2015

NASA Wants to Visit Asteroid, Kidnap One of the Boulders on Its Surface

Once captured, the space boulder will be made to orbit the Moon and serve as a playground for astronauts
by Laura Sinpetru, March 26th, 2015

Now Dry and Barren Mars Was Once Habitable, New Evidence Indicates

Mind you, the fact that Mars might have been habitable in its early days does not mean it undoubtedly hosted life
by Laura Sinpetru, March 25th, 2015

NASA Finally Agrees on Landing Site for Its Next Mars Lander

The lander, dubbed InSight, is expected to reach the surface of the Red Planet sometime in September 2016
by Laura Sinpetru, March 7th, 2015
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