NASA's MAVEN gets unprecedented look at Mars' upper atmosphere
NASA's MAVEN gets unprecedented look at Mars' upper atmosphere

NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft has provided scientists its first look at Martian upper atmosphere, it has been reported.

NASA's MAVEN enters Mars' orbit to explore atmosphere
NASA's MAVEN enters Mars' orbit to explore atmosphere

After 10-month journey of 442 million mile, NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission entered into Mars orbit, the US space agency has said.

NASA spacecraft poised to launch for clues on Martian air

NASA is preparing to launch its latest orbiter to Mars today on the hunt for clues about why the Red Planet lost much of its atmosphere.