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MARS NEWS

On Mars and Moon, astronaut could be living in home grown out of fungi

January 21, 2020 11:59 am

NASA has said that astronauts could grow their homes on the Moon and Mars out of fungi instead of building them. The same project could also prove to be a sustainable and affordable model of housing on Earth.

Believe in your dreams, appreciate oneness and help others: Astronaut Alyssa Carson

January 07, 2020 1:25 pm

Astronaut Alyssa Carson, who wanted to to be an astronaut since the age of three years, on why one shouldn't stop dreaming big.

NASA finds water ice in Mars, releases map showing it

December 14, 2019 8:39 am

Currently, NASA is working on finding locations of water on Mars so that its astronauts can survive when they reach the planet in the years to come.

Mars' massive dust towers could explain why water dried up on the planet

November 27, 2019 4:16 pm

Observations made by NASA spacecraft have given further insight into global dust storms on Mars. These dust storms could also hold clues to how Mars eventually ended up losing its water over time.

Scientist claims presence of life on Mars based on NASA photos; others disagree

November 21, 2019 11:36 am

A professor emeritus of Ohio University claims that he has found the evidence of insect life on Mars in the pictures sent from the red planet, but NASA and other researchers do not agree.

China tests Mars lander in international cooperation push

November 14, 2019 5:26 pm

China invited observers to a successful test Thursday of its Mars lander as the country pushes for inclusion in more global space projects. China plans to launch a lander and rover to Mars next year to explore parts of the planet in detail.

NASA's Curiosity Rover sends back eerie images of Central Butte on Mars

November 07, 2019 2:34 pm

NASA has shared images taken by Curiosity Rover on the Mars belonging to the rocky surface of the Central Butte that is a part oof the Gale Crater.

NASA aims to land humans on Mars by 2035

October 22, 2019 8:36 pm

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine has said that humans can be landed on Mars by 2035.

Mars once had salt lakes similar to those on Earth: Study

October 19, 2019 3:11 pm

According to the researchers, including those from Texas A&M University in the US, liquid water on Mars may have become unsustainable and evaporated as the planet's atmosphere became thinner, and the pressure at the surface became lesser.

NASA's Insight lander starts digging into surface of Mars

October 19, 2019 9:39 am

NASA's InSight lander has dug nearly 2 centimetres (3/4 of an inch) into the Martian surface with the help of its heat probe called "the mole". The procedure was done with the robotic arm of the spacecraft, which holds the heat probe.

MARS PHOTOS

NASA confirms Mars has water: Here is a closer look at some pictures

September 29, 2015 2:21 pm

NASA has confirmed evidence of water on Mars in an important discovery. Check out some stunning pictures of the red planet which have hinted at evidence of war on Mars earlier

Ten 'breathtaking pictures from India's Mars orbiter'

August 18, 2015 9:47 pm

ISRO's Pictures from Mars Colour Camera (MCC) onboard India’s Mars Orbiter Spacecraft.

TOP FRAMES: Best photographs of this week from around the world

September 27, 2014 3:53 pm

Two space probes hog the limelight this week with ISRO's Mangalyaan and NASA's MAVEN entering the Martian orbit.