Unexpected mineral spotted on Mars: NASA

Unexpected mineral spotted on Mars: NASA

Scientists claim to have discovered tridymite -- an unexpected silica mineral in a rock sample at Gale Crater on Mars that may alter our understanding of how the Red Planet evolved.

Nepal's quake-hit village Langtang gets tribute on Mars!

Nepal's quake-hit village Langtang gets tribute on Mars!

The International Astronomical Union has christened a 9.8 km (six mile) wide crater on Mars, Langtang.

A chance meeting: Moon to make contact with Saturn tonight!

A chance meeting: Moon to make contact with Saturn tonight!

Tonight step outside after 9:30 pm and look at the night sky in southeast direction. The magnificient ringed planet can be easily spotted next to the moon.

NASA reveals massive dust storms on Mars surface

NASA reveals massive dust storms on Mars surface

Temperature recordings show both, direct and indirect effects of dust storms in the Martian atmosphere.

Check out: Beautiful view of frosted sand dunes on Mars

Check out: Beautiful view of frosted sand dunes on Mars

The US space agency NASA, recently released a beautiful view of the red planet, Mars covered with frosted sand dunes.

Watch - Orbital ATK completes 'hot fire' test of upgraded Antares rocket!

Watch - Orbital ATK completes 'hot fire' test of upgraded Antares rocket!

The 30-second test took place at 5:30 p.m. (EDT) on May 31, 2016 at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS) Pad 0A located at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.

Watch: Mars makes its closest approach to Earth in 11 years today!

Watch: Mars makes its closest approach to Earth in 11 years today!

The Red Planet will be about 46.8 million miles away from the Earth, its closest distance since November 2005.

After 11 years Mars will come closest to Earth on May 30

After 11 years Mars will come closest to Earth on May 30

This close distance will make the Red planet appear slightly bigger and brighter than the usual in the sky.

Men are from Mars and women from Venus, indeed – Here’s a proof

Men are from Mars and women from Venus, indeed – Here’s a proof

The findings suggest gender influences the way people express themselves on Facebook.

Mars once hosted habitable environments, reveals study!

Mars once hosted habitable environments, reveals study!

"Identification of these ancient carbonates and clays on Mars represents a window into history when the climate on Mars was very different from the cold and dry desert of today," said Janice Bishop of the SETI Institute in the US.

Ancient Mars was once washed over by mega-tsunamis

Ancient Mars was once washed over by mega-tsunamis

Billions of years ago, mega-tsunamis scarred the Martian landscape, yielding evidence of cold, salty oceans conducive to sustaining life, according to a recent study.

Watch: New Hubble portrait of Red Planet ahead of Mars Opposition this weekend!

Watch: New Hubble portrait of Red Planet ahead of Mars Opposition this weekend!

The telescope, well known for its picturesque views of nebulae and galaxies, imaged this image on May 12, 2016, when Mars was 50 million miles from Earth. 

Mars Opposition on May 22, 2016: How to view as planet appears at its brightest in over a decade!

Mars Opposition on May 22, 2016: How to view as planet appears at its brightest in over a decade!

On Sunday, May 22, Mars, Earth and the sun will all line up, with Earth directly in the middle.

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.

Watch: NASA reveals Mercury's mystery with planet's first global topographic map

Watch: NASA reveals Mercury's mystery with planet's first global topographic map

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New Delhi: NASA's MESSENGER mission showcases first ever high resolution and comprehensive view of Mars topography.

Scientists detects atomic oxygen in Martian atmosphere

Scientists detects atomic oxygen in Martian atmosphere

For the first time since the last observation 40 years ago, atomic oxygen has been detected by the scientits in the Martian atmosphere.

See pic: Colourful Nili Fossae region of Mars

See pic: Colourful Nili Fossae region of Mars

The US space agency NASA has released a beautiful image of the Nili Fossae region of Mars.

Pluto’s interaction with solar wind is unique: Study

Pluto’s interaction with solar wind is unique: Study

A new study has revealed that the dwarf planet Pluto's interaction with the solar wind is unique.

Volcanoes erupted beneath ice sheet on Mars billions of years ago

Volcanoes erupted beneath ice sheet on Mars billions of years ago

The new findings could help reveal if the Martian environment had flowing water and was once habitable.

Scientists designed sea urchin-inspired crawler for Mars exploration

Scientists designed sea urchin-inspired crawler for Mars exploration

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New Delhi: A team of engineers and marine biologists led by mechanical engineering professor Joanna McKittrick from the University of California-San Diego designed a sea urchin-inspired claw-like device to explore Mars.