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See pic: Stunning layered rocks adorn the surface of Mars – NASA's Curiosity goes click-click!

See pic: Stunning layered rocks adorn the surface of Mars – NASA's Curiosity goes click-click!

Curiosity has beamed back in what appears to be beautifully detailed colour images of the Martian surface.

Happy fourth, Curiosity: NASA celebrates rover's anniversary with new social media game!

Happy fourth, Curiosity: NASA celebrates rover's anniversary with new social media game!

4th August, 2016 marks Curiosity's fourth anniversary on the Red Planet and this evidently calls for a celebration, which NASA has wasted no time in doing!

Curiosity measures seasonal patterns in Mars atmosphere

Curiosity measures seasonal patterns in Mars atmosphere

Curiosity this week completed its second Martian year since landing inside Gale Crater nearly four years ago. The repetition helps distinguish seasonal effects from sporadic events, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory said in a statement.

Curiosity leads us to seek out unpleasant, painful outcomes

Researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Chicago hypothesised that curiosity stems from humans' deep-seated desire to resolve uncertainty regardless of the harm it may bring.

NASA invites India to jointly explore Mars, send astronauts

NASA invites India to jointly explore Mars, send astronauts

This is of direct benefit be it for India or California where we see tectonic activity.

Curiosity rover tastes scooped sand for first time on Mars

Curiosity rover tastes scooped sand for first time on Mars

Curiosity has scooped up sample material at only one other site since it landed on Mars in August 2012.

Curiosity spots loads of silica on Mars, bolsters water presence

Curiosity spots loads of silica on Mars, bolsters water presence

Water that is acidic would tend to carry other ingredients away and leave silica behind.

Ancient lakes at Gale Crater reveal Mars' wet paleoclimate

Ancient lakes at Gale Crater reveal Mars' wet paleoclimate

Mars Science Laboratory presents recent results of its quest to not just follow the water but to understand where it came from, and how long it lasted on the surface of Mars so long ago.

NASA's Mars rover 'smarter' than Curiosity

NASA's next nuclear-powered Mars rover, slated to launch in 2020, has started taking shape. The new vehicle will be "smarter" than the previous one on many counts, according to the engineers on the project.

Psychology of Fear: Why do we love watching horror movies?

Psychology of Fear: Why do we love watching horror movies?

Do we love the fear and violence that these movies present us with? For many of us, being scared out of our wits seems like a fun concept!

Did Curiosity find scorpion-like creature on Red Planet?

Did Curiosity find scorpion-like creature on Red Planet?

Have we finally succeeded in finding life on Mars? A top UFO website claims so.

Curiosity finds rocks similar to Earth's crust on Mars

Curiosity finds rocks similar to Earth's crust on Mars

Rocks rich in silica similar to those in the oldest part of Earth`s continental crust are scattered throughout the area where NASA`s Curiosity probe is exploring on Mars, according to a study published on Monday in Nature Geoscience.

NASA spots pyramid-like structure on Mars

Fuelling speculation that advanced civilisation once thrived on Mars, NASA's Curiosity rover has found a pyramid-like structure on the Red Planet, media reports said.

Mars missions to rest as Red Planet hides behind Sun

Mars missions to rest as Red Planet hides behind Sun

 From June 7 to June 21, NASA's Mars Missions will not beam any new data to the Earth as the Red Planet goes behind the Sun and the spacecraft and rovers take their biennial rest.

Curiosity rover begins new journey on Mars

Curiosity rover begins new journey on Mars

Unable to reach a comparable geological contact farther south on Red Planet, NASA's Curiosity rover has now approached an alternative site for investigating a geological boundary.

NASA's Curiosity explores heavy noble gas on Mars

NASA's Curiosity explores heavy noble gas on Mars

NASA's Curiosity rover is trying to unravel the history of the Martian atmosphere with the help of a heavy noble gas named xenon.

NASA's Curiosity rover halts work on Mars after short circuit

NASA's Curiosity rover halts work on Mars after short circuit

The US space agency, NASA, on Tuesday said that the Curiosity rover has temporarily halted work on Mars while engineers analyse a transient short circuit.

Notorious monkeys are as curious as humans

Notorious monkeys are as curious as humans

A new study has revealed that notoriously curious monkeys are eager to gain new information like humans even if there are not immediate benefits.

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity sending back information after software upgrade

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity sending back information after software upgrade

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has now resumed work after a brief pause to upgrade its software and is now back to work of drilling into Martian soil.

NASA reveals space successes of 2014

NASA reveals space successes of 2014

 NASA has achieved a lot in space exploration in 2014, including taking giant steps on Mars, testing cutting-edge technologies and making scientific discoveries while studying our changing Earth and the infinite universe .