See pic: Call for further study after discovery of baboon-like creature on Mars!

See pic: Call for further study after discovery of baboon-like creature on Mars!

Most of these findings, however, were made by UFO Sightings Daily editor Scott C Waring, who spends hours prowling through images of Mars released by NASA, thanks to Curiosity.

See pic: Sandy selfie from NASA's Curiosity Mars rover!

See pic: Sandy selfie from NASA's Curiosity Mars rover!

NASA has recently released a new image of its Curiosity rover on the surface of Mars.

Curiosity rover tastes scooped sand for first time on Mars

Curiosity rover tastes scooped sand for first time on Mars

Curiosity has scooped up sample material at only one other site since it landed on Mars in August 2012.

NASA closer than ever to sending US astronauts to Mars

NASA closer than ever to sending US astronauts to Mars

NASA is on a journey to Mars and a new consensus is emerging around our plan, vision and timetable for sending American astronauts to the Red Planet in the 2030s, Bolden said in a statement.

'Spiders' spotted on Mars?

'Spiders' spotted on Mars?

Recently, a shape similar to spiders has been spotted on the surface of the Red Planet when NASA spacecraft captured an incredibly close-up image.

'Indian orbiter still searching for methane on Mars'

'Indian orbiter still searching for methane on Mars'

The orbiter's scientific instruments were built to study the red planet's surface, its mineral composition and scan its atmosphere for methane gas in search of life-sustaining elements for at least six months.

See inside: Landslide on Mars; NASA shares picture!

See inside: Landslide on Mars; NASA shares picture!

Recently, NASA has released an image of a relatively fresh landslip on Mars that shows boulder-covered landslip along a canyon wall.

Scientist to grow potatoes on Earth under Mars conditions

Scientist to grow potatoes on Earth under Mars conditions

The increased levels of carbon dioxide will benefit the crop, whose yield is two to four times that of a regular grain crop under normal Earth conditions.

Martian gullies likely contain 'no water': Study

Martian gullies likely contain 'no water': Study

Rather than water flows like those on Earth, these Martian gullies were likely created by dry ice defrosting, a duo of French scientists wrote in the journal Nature Geoscience.

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.

 Major Indian space discoveries/missions of 2015

Major Indian space discoveries/missions of 2015

Take a look at some of the major Indian space missions this year.

Top five amazing space discoveries of 2015

Top five amazing space discoveries of 2015

Of the many significant breakthroughs, here’s a list of the top five amazing space discoveries of 2015.

Aspiring to be an astronaut? NASA's hiring!

Aspiring to be an astronaut? NASA's hiring!

Bored of your job? You think you can be an astronaut? Here is your chance to join NASA. The US space agency is now accepting applications from anyone with the right qualifications to be an astronaut candidate.

First time ever: Mars Curiosity rover explores Martian sand dunes!

First time ever: Mars Curiosity rover explores Martian sand dunes!

The image shows a close-up of the dunes' sand grains, taken by Curiosity's Mars Hand Lens Imager (MAHLI) camera.

Letter to Mars: Royal Mail works it out for British boy, 5

Letter to Mars: Royal Mail works it out for British boy, 5

Oliver Giddings probably won`t be able to send a letter to outer space as the price -- £11,602.25 ($18,000, 16,000 euros) -- is well beyond the reach of most children`s pocket money.

How carbon from Mars escaped into atmosphere

How carbon from Mars escaped into atmosphere

Scientists suggest that 3.8 billion years ago, Mars might have had a moderately dense atmosphere.

Watch: Young aspiring reporter interviews NASA chief Charles Bolden on agency’s journey to Mars

Watch: Young aspiring reporter interviews NASA chief Charles Bolden on agency’s journey to Mars

Max represents the Mars Generation - the young people who will help propel NASA on a journey to the Red Planet. 

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.  

See pic: Ophir Chasma from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter!

See pic: Ophir Chasma from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter!

Ophir Chasma forms the northern portion of the vast Mars canyon system Valles Marineris.

ISRO releases image of Mars' Arabia Terra

ISRO releases image of Mars' Arabia Terra

The image was taken from ISRO's Mars Colour Camera (MCC) that is on board India's Mars Orbiter Spacecraft, Mangalyaan at an altitude of 14893 km with a resolution of 774 m.