Last Updated: Wednesday, May 07, 2014, 14:07
Last week NASA’s Curiosity Rover conducted a successful test bore into a sandstone slab at “Kimberley”. This week it decided to go for a deep drill excursion into the Martian rock target called “Windjama.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 19:37
The US space agency, NASA, has been sued by a California man for not investigating a mysterious rock, discovered by Mars Opportunity rover, a couple of weeks ago.
Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 16:27
Scientists have, for the first time, successfully determined the age of a Martian rock through experiments being carried out on the Red Planet.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 21, 2013, 11:39
NASA`s Mars rover Curiosity has relayed new images, which confirm that it has successfully obtained the first sample ever collected from the interior of a rock on another planet.
Last Updated: Monday, February 04, 2013, 15:31
NASA`s Curiosity rover has used its drill system for the first time to hammer into a flat slab of Martian rock to gather samples which will determine if the red planet once hosted life.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 09:26
NASA says the Curiosity rover should be ready to begin drilling on Mars soon.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 05, 2013, 16:39
NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity is very close to drilling into its first rock on the Red Planet, with the set-up operation likely to begin next week, it has been revealed.
Last Updated: Monday, August 20, 2012, 12:06
NASA’s rover Curiosity has fired its laser for the first time on Mars, using the beam from a science instrument, to interrogate a fist-size rock called “Coronation.”
Last Updated: Saturday, August 18, 2012, 09:33
There is some more good news as NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity is gearing to zap up Martian rock by using its laser technique.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 29, 2009, 13:44
A new analysis has suggested that a rock found on Mars in 1996, which was claimed by scientists to host life, has minerals which could have only been formed in a habitable environment.
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