NASA says the minerals and rock deposits at Salda are the nearest match on earth to those around the Jezero Crater where the spacecraft landed and which is believed to have once been flooded with water.
During summertime in the planet's north, the remaining northern polar cap is all water ice; the southern cap is water ice as well, but remains covered by a relatively thin layer of carbon dioxide ice even in southern summerti
The US space agency and tech giant Microsoft have teamed up to create "Destination: Mars", a guided tour of Mars using the same Hololens headset technology that helps scientists plan the Curiosity rover's activities on Red Pl
A new era of Mars exploration for Europe began on Monday as a new mission jointly developed by the European Space Agency (ESA) and the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) blasted into the sky on a Russian Proton rocket t
US space agency NASA said on Wednesday that its Mars lander is now targeting a new launch window that begins May 5, 2018, with a Mars landing scheduled for November 26, 2018. "We're excited to be back on the path," John Gruns
NASA scientists are exploring the "driest place on Earth" that provides a Mars-like environment to study the limits of life, and test drilling and life-detection technologies that may be sent to the red planet in the future.
Actor Ryan Reynolds is in talks to star with "Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation" star Rebecca Ferguson in "Life", a Skydance Productions film focusing on a Mars mission that finds intelligent alien life.
Aerodynamics engineers including an Indian-origin scientist are studying sports balls to learn lessons in aerodynamics that will help build aircraft more earth-friendly and allow spacecrafts to take the most efficient route t
The Orion capsule, NASA's spacecraft designed to land humans on Mars, was carried from the US space agency's Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans to Kennedy Space Centre Florida for structural integrity tests...