NASA rover Opportunity finds signs Mars once had fresh water

NASA`s decade-old Mars rover, Opportunity, has found evidence that life-friendly fresh water once pooled on the red planet`s surface, reinforcing similar discoveries made by newcomer Curiosity on the other side of the planet, scientists said on Thursday.

When haircut threatened to overshadow Mars landing

A NASA technician`s haircut has become an instant hit on internet and overshadowed the Mars landing of Curiosity rover.

NASA readies launch of `dream machine` to Mars

The US space agency is getting ready to launch later this month the biggest, most expensive robotic vehicle ever built to explore Mars for signs of previous life there, NASA has said.

Now, NASA’s rover to blast Mars rocks with laser

NASA’s next rover will blast Martian rocks with a rock-zapping laser instrument.

NASA ends effort to free Mars rover

NASA says efforts to free the Spirit rover bogged down by Martian sand are over and instead the plucky robot is hunkering down to brave the harsh Mars winter.