Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 16:27
Scientists have, for the first time, successfully determined the age of a Martian rock through experiments being carried out on the Red Planet.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 11:22
Scientists have established from the radiation measurements received from the Radiation Assessment Detector on NASA`s Curiosity rover that even though manned missions to Mars could be risky, the radiation hazards are more manageable than originally believed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 09:22
A US space agency rover tooling around on the dry surface of Mars has for the first time uncovered direct evidence of what used to be a freshwater lake, scientists said Monday.
Last Updated: Friday, December 06, 2013, 11:04
The ChemCam laser instrument aboard NASA`s Curiosity rover recently fired its 100,000th shot.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 21:34
NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity is back to work on the Red Planet after being suspended from all science operations for nearly a week with an electrical glitch.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 18:50
NASA’s Mars rover, Curiosity has suffered a glitch on November 17, halting all roving and science observations for a few days on the Red Planet.
Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 11:37
Researchers have developed an image analysis and segmentation algorithm specifically to aid planetary scientists with this very basic, but often difficult, task.
Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 16:10
Mars Curiosity Rover has captured the image of a rock that somewhat resembles an iguana.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 12:57
A meteorite may help explain as to how the Red Planet became a cold, rocky desert after losing its thick, carbon dioxide-rich atmosphere, according to researchers.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 11:49
Mars rover Curiosity has just proven that Martian meteorites are really from the Red Planet.
Last Updated: Friday, September 27, 2013, 16:09
Scientists have discovered Earth-like Martian rock that could offer new insight into the history of Mars` interior and suggests parts of the Red Planet may be more like our own.
Last Updated: Friday, September 27, 2013, 15:59
An investigation has revealed that perchlorate - a salt comprising of chlorine and oxygen - causes the evidence of life to burn away during the tests.
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