By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An immense dust storm that may soon encircle Mars is threatening one of NASA's rovers on the planet's surface, with the vehicle becoming dormant and unresponsive.. Firstpost - Published
According to a report by Gizmodo, NASA will reportedly be sending a rotary-wing aircraft to Mars, and as recently concluded flight tests have shown, this tiny helicopter is ready to become the first to..
NASA's Curiosity rover is analysing drilled samples on Mars in one of its onboard labs for the first time in more than a year, the US space agency said. The rover drilled its last scheduled rock sample.. DNA - Published
Water may have flowed on ancient Mars in peak summers, even though the red planet was generally frozen over, a study suggests. For scientists trying to understand what ancient Mars might have been.. DNA - Published
Chile's Atacama desert may seem to contain little besides red-grey rocks and sand -- but scientists are busy searching here for clues to life in a place it much resembles: Mars. This desert in northern.. DNA - Published
Scientists have uncovered evidence of at least two billion years of volcanic activity on Mars, after analysing a meteorite from the red planet. Discovered in 2012, the 6.9-ounce meteorite known as.. DNA - Published
In the successful first relay test of a NASA radio aboard Europe’s new Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO), data from NASA rovers Opportunity and Curiosity reached Earth last week, the US space agency said on.. BGR India - Published
NASA’s Curiosity rover has confirmed than an odd-looking object that scientists operating it had noticed is an iron-nickel meteorite fallen from the Red Planet’s sky. Iron-nickel meteorites are a.. BGR India - Published