Now, public can start naming Mars` 500,000 craters

After years of naming landmarks on the Red Planet by themselves, space mission rover teams now wants the public to get involved in Mars exploration much the same way.

Scottish Mars exploration plan given 4 mn pound funding

A space programme led by a Scottish research group has received about 4 million pounds in funding to develop a drill to explore the surface of Mars.

Soon, snake shaped robots to spill Mars` secrets

Researchers have apparently taken inspiration from legless slithering reptiles- snakes- to design a brand new Mars exploration robot.

Mars exploration achievable in next 20 yrs: Expert

Despite big challenges, man could be sent on a mission to Mars over the next 20 years, NASA and private sector experts have said.