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NASA’s MAVEN reveals how Sun stripped Mars' atmosphere

NASA’s MAVEN reveals how Sun stripped Mars' atmosphere

Since its launched in November 2013, MAVEN has come up with multiple discoveries, revealing how the Sun stripped Mars of most of its atmosphere.

NASA's MAVEN spacecraft reveals Mars has metal in its atmosphere

NASA's MAVEN spacecraft reveals Mars has metal in its atmosphere

The metal ions can reveal previously invisible activity in the mysterious electrically charged upper atmosphere (ionosphere) of the Red Planet.

NASA's MAVEN makes unscheduled maneuver to avoid hitting Mars' moon 'Phobos'

NASA's MAVEN makes unscheduled maneuver to avoid hitting Mars' moon 'Phobos'

On Tuesday, February 28, 2017, the spacecraft carried out a rocket motor burn that boosted its velocity by 0.4 meters per second (less than 1 mile per hour). 

NASA's MAVEN gives unprecedented ultraviolet views of Mars! (Watch)

NASA's MAVEN gives unprecedented ultraviolet views of Mars! (Watch)

New images from MAVEN show the ultraviolet glow from the Martian atmosphere in unprecedented detail, revealing dynamic, previously invisible behavior. 

When comet flyby wreaked havoc around Mars!

When comet flyby wreaked havoc around Mars!

MAVEN’s sensitive magnetometer showed that the comet flyby threw Mars' magnetic field into chaos and the effect was profound although temporary.

New NASA images may solve mystery of Mars moon Phobos

New NASA images may solve mystery of Mars moon Phobos

The MAVEN data, when fully analysed, will also help scientists look for organic molecules on the surface.

Space mission: India, US explore collaboration avenues

Space mission: India, US explore collaboration avenues

The Mars Working Group of the two countries, which met Thursday, sought to identify and implement goals that NASA and ISRO share on Mars exploration.

Biggest revelation on Mars: Transformation of habitable to dead - Watch

Biggest revelation on Mars: Transformation of habitable to dead - Watch

NASA has made it's biggest revelation Mars yet! Read on to know more.

NASA's MAVEN probe reveals speed of solar winds stripping Mars atmosphere

NASA's MAVEN probe reveals speed of solar winds stripping Mars atmosphere

New data from the MAVEN have enabled researchers to determine the rate at which the Martian atmosphere currently is losing gas to space via stripping by the solar wind.  

NASA to reveal new findings on fate of Mars' atmosphere today

NASA to reveal new findings on fate of Mars' atmosphere today

NASA will announce the key science findings from the agency’s ongoing exploration of Mars during a news briefing today.

Mars mystery solved? NASA to reveal it today

Mars mystery solved? NASA to reveal it today

The US space agency NASA is all set to announce major science finding from the agency’s ongoing exploration of Mars during a news pres conference at 11:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, September 28.