· SpaceX is developing a giant, fully reusable launch system called Starship to ferry people to and from Mars.
· Elon Musk, the aerospace company's founder, said he recently made "radical" changes.. Business Insider - Published
After spending more than a year on a twisting ridge on Mars, NASA's Curiosity rover has snapped its last selfie as it moves on to new sights on the Red Planet Sify - Published Also reported by •Zee News •newKerala.com
After no sign of life from the robotic explorer since June 2018, NASA has called it a day on Opportunity's Martian mission. Intended to last only three months, the Mars Opportunity Rover provided data..
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Hennessy, the world’s best-selling Cognac, is proud to release an epic short film by legendary director Ridley Scott, who visualizes the odyssey experienced in every sip of Hennessy X.O. The campaign..
According to a report by Geek.com, on Thursday, the European Space Agency announced that its Mars Express satellite recently captured a photo of a mile-deep ice crater on the surface of Mars. The area,..
The rover was designed to travel 1,006 metres and operate on the Red Planet for 90 Martian days but it had travelled over 45 km and logged its 5,000th martian day, back in Febuary 2018, says NASA. Zee News - Published
Tech billionaire and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk wants to establish a base on Mars, and he has indicated the first resident on the planet could be Artificial Intelligence (AI). Responding to a tweet that.. BGR India - Published
New images from the lander show the seismometer on the ground, its copper-coloured covering faintly illuminated in the Martian dusk, NASA said in a statement."InSight's timetable of activities on Mars.. DNA - Published Also reported by •Zee News
NASA's unmanned Martian quake sensor, InSight, has landed at a slight angle on the Red Planet, and experts are hopeful the spacecraft will work as planned, the US space agency said Friday. DNA - Published
After the successful launch of NASA's InSight on Mars on Monday, the spacecraft has sent signals to Earth indicating that its solar panels are open and collecting sunlight on the Martian surface. Sify - Published
The robotic geologist — designed to explore Mars' insides, surface to core — must go from 12,300 mph (19,800 kph) to zero in six minutes flat as it pierces the Martian atmosphere, pops out a.. IndiaTimes - Published
Mars is a planet of two halves. In places, the northern hemisphere of the planet sits a full few kilometres lower than the southern; this clear topographic split is known as the martian dichotomy, and.. IndiaTimes - Published
It all comes down to the final six minutes of a six-month journey to Mars.
NASA's InSight spacecraft will enter the Martian atmosphere at supersonic speed, then hit the brakes to get to a soft, safe.. DNA - Published
Some 78 million miles (126 million kilometers) from Earth, alone on the immense and frigid Red Planet, a robot the size of a small 4x4 wakes up just after sunrise. And just as it has every day for the.. DNA - Published
Deadly radiation from the cosmos, potential vision loss, and atrophying bones are just some of the challenges scientists must overcome before any future astronaut can set foot on Mars, experts and top.. DNA - Published
Salty pools of water under the surface of Mars could hold enough oxygen to support the kind of microbial life, according to a study which contradicts existing views on the red planet's potential.. DNA - Published
Salty water just below the surface of Mars could hold enough oxygen to support the kind of microbial life that emerged and flourished on Earth billions of years ago, researchers reported. In some.. DNA - Published
NASA scientists are yet to hear from the Mars Opportunity Rover, which has been silent since a global dust storm enshrouded the red planet.
According to the US space agency, it is possible that a.. DNA - Published
Scientists have created experimental Martian dirt -- a simulant that closely resembles the soil on Mars and could help find ways to grow food on the red planet for future human colonies. Researchers.. DNA - Published
NASA's Mars orbiter has caught a glimpse of its solar-powered Opportunity rover, which has been silent since a dust storm enshrouded the red planet over 100 days ago and cut off the 14-year-old probe's.. DNA - Published
Ancient Mars had an ample supply of key ingredients for microbes to thrive under its surface for millions of years, a study has found. Lacking energy from sunlight, subterranean microbes on Earth --.. DNA - Published
The mission, launched by the ISRO on Nov 5, 2013, successfully placed itself into Martian orbit on Sept 24, 2014, in its first attempt. Although the designed mission life of MOM was 6 months, the.. IndiaTimes - Published Also reported by •DNA
A global dust storm that enshrouded Mars -- halting operations for NASA's Opportunity rover -- continues to abate, raising scientists' hopes to hear back from the 15-year-old, solar-powered probe... DNA - Published Also reported by •newKerala.com
NASA released the panorama this week. A thin layer of dust is visible on Curiosity , the result of a storm that enveloped Mars this summer. The darkish sky indicates dust still clogging the atmosphere.. DNA - Published
, Sep 3 (PTI) NASA has launched a public competition seeking novel solutions to turn carbon dioxide into useful compounds that may help future astronauts exploring Mars. When astronauts begin exploring.. DNA - Published
NASA said its Insight mission to Mars will measure the red planet's temperature for the first time to decode how the massive mountains on the martian surface formed. Mars has some of the tallest.. DNA - Published
Scientists have developed a flexible, spinning heat shield for spacecraft that could reduce the cost of space travel and aid future space missions to Mars. Heat shields are essentially used as the.. DNA - Published
Terraforming or creating a habitable environment on Mars, that would allow humans to explore it without life support, is still a far-fetched dream, say scientists who found that existing technologies.. DNA - Published
Now's the time to catch Mars in the night sky. Next week, the red planet is making its closest approach to Earth in 15 years.
The two planets will be just 57.6 million kilometres apart next.. DNA - Published
Using a radar instrument on an orbiting spacecraft, scientists have spotted what they said on Wednesday appears to be a sizable salt-laden lake under ice on the southern polar plain of Mars, a body of.. DNA - Published
A solid crust, potentially housing oceans with water and life, emerged on Mars about 130 million years before the surface of the Earth solidified, say scientists who analysed a rare meteorite called.. DNA - Published
NASA's Curiosity rover has beamed back pictures of a dust storm that has engulfed much of Mars over the last two weeks and prompted NASA's Opportunity rover to suspend science operations, the US space.. DNA - Published
A mysterious rock formation on Mars may have been caused by explosive volcanic eruptions that shot jets of hot ash, rock and gas skyward, a study has found. The finding, published in the Journal of.. DNA - Published