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Orbiter shoots Martian dust devil in action!

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 15:51

NASA`s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter camera has detected images of dust devils in action in the atmosphere of Mars.

NASA orbiter captures new crater on Mars

Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 21:38

Researchers have discovered the largest fresh meteor-impact crater on Mars which was firmly documented with before-and-after images captured by NASA`s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO).

Ancient Mars not warm enough for liquid water: Study

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 20:48

Evidence suggest that Mars was wet, but it was probably not consistently warm enough for making the water flow, a thrilling study reveals.

Weird volcanic `heart` spotted on Mars

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 00:15

Scientists have reportedly located a heart shape on the Tharsis Bulge on Mars.

NASA`s Mars Orbiter still functional after suffering computer glitch

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 16:14

NASA`s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) made an unscheduled computer swap on March 9, forcing the mission into a temporary "safe mode."

NASA releases amazing pictures of Mars rover Curiosity from space

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 02:59

NASA has released astonishing pictures of the Curiosity rover clicked by its Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter as the robotic spacecraft rambles across the Martian surface.

Water may still flows on Mars: NASA

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 00:27

Recently, NASA’s Curiosity rover has found what it looked like to be the remains of freshwater lake on the Red Planet.

Water traces found on dry Martian tropics may force rethink of future explorations

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 11:49

NASA`s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has revealed to scientists slender dark markings - possibly due to salty water - which may force them to rethink their plans about future explorations of the Red Planet.

Can comet flybys damage Mars spacecraft?

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 14:53

Two comets that will pass Mars next year have prompted excitement as well as some concern that some cometary particles could hit the Mars spacecraft orbiting the Red Planet and exploring its surface.

NASA evaluates four potential landing sites for 2016 Mars mission

Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 13:49

NASA has narrowed the number of its potential landing sites for the space agency`s 2016 Mars mission to four sites.

Gullies on Martian sand dunes may reveal tracks of dry ice sleds

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 15:25

NASA scientists have indicated that hunks of frozen carbon dioxide-dry ice-may glide down some Martian sand dunes on cushions of gas similar to miniature hovercraft, plowing furrows as they go.

New 3-D image shows buried Mars flood channels

Last Updated: Friday, March 08, 2013, 10:33

Images provided by NASA`s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter have helped scientists to create, for the first time, a 3-D reconstruction of ancient water channels below the Martian surface.