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NASA's next Mars Rover discussion on Facebook Live

NASA's next Mars Rover discussion on Facebook Live

The scientists will talk about the significant step the agency is taking on Mars 2020's journey to Mars, proceeding with final design and construction of the robotic explorer, NASA wrote in a blog.

See pic: NASA's Mars rover Opportunity scales challenging terrains!

See pic: NASA's Mars rover Opportunity scales challenging terrains!

Opportunity is NASA's senior rover, which has been on Mars for 12 years now.

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.

NASA's Curiosity rover eyes Mars' active dunes

NASA's Curiosity rover eyes Mars' active dunes

No active dunes have been visited anywhere in the solar system besides Earth.  

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.

After finding water, NASA's Curiosity Mars rover scouts new location

After finding water, NASA's Curiosity Mars rover scouts new location

After investigating the "Marias Pass" region where it found a geological contact zone and rocks that are unexpectedly high in silica and hydrogen content, NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has now moved to an entirely new location on the Red Planet.

Curiosity Mars rover clicks rare sunspots

Curiosity Mars rover clicks rare sunspots

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has provided images of sunspots from the other side of the Sun that is turned away from Earth.

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.

Mars rover finishes marathon in over 11 years

NASA's Mars rover Opportunity has completed its first Red Planet marathon, clocking 42.195 kilometres in a finish time of roughly 11 years and two months.

Mars rover data boosts hope for liquid water on Red Planet

Mars rover data boosts hope for liquid water on Red Planet

Research from NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has strengthened hopes that liquid water may exist near the surface of Mars, astrophysicists said Monday.

Mars rover Curiosity regains use of robotic arm

Mars rover Curiosity regains use of robotic arm

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has regained use of its robotic arm after an electrical glitch forced mission scientists to suspend drilling work last month.

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.

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's Opportunity rover marks 11 years on Mars with stunning panorama

NASA's Opportunity rover marks 11 years on Mars with stunning panorama

NASA's Opportunity rover has celebrated its 11th anniversary on Mars Saturday (January 24).

NASA Mars rover finds key evidence for lake at landing site

NASA Mars rover finds key evidence for lake at landing site

Billions of years ago, a lake once filled the 96-mile (154-km) wide crater being explored by NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity, bolstering evidence that the planet most like Earth in the solar system was suitable for microbial life, scientists said on Monday.

China researchers plan Mars mission 'around 2020': State media

China researchers plan Mars mission 'around 2020': State media

Chinese scientists are planning to launch a Mars rover "around 2020", state media reported today, as the country pours billions into its space programme and works to catch up with the US and Europe.

China unveils Mars rover after India's successful Mangalyaan

China unveils Mars rover after India's successful Mangalyaan

Seeking to catch up with India's Mangalyaan mission, China has unveiled its Mars rover being developed to scurry the Red Planet's surface for signs of water and life and plans to test it in the rugged terrain of Tibet.

US Navy develops unmanned robotic boats with swarm capability

In a breakthrough, the US Navy on Sunday said it has successfully developed cheap unmanned armed robotic boats that would not only its protect warships, but also, for the first time, autonomously "swarm" offensively on hostile vessels, giving naval war-fighters a decisive edge.

NASA`s Mars Opportunity breaks `out of this world` distance record

NASA`s Opportunity Mars rover has now become the first vehicle to travel farther than any other man made vehicle on the surface of another world.

NASA`s Curiosity Mars rover clicks pic of Mercury passing in front of Sun

NASA`s Curiosity Mars rover has imaged the planet Mercury passing in front of the Sun, visible as a faint darkening that moves across the face of the Sun.