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NASA Mars Mission


NASA’s Perseverance rover finds an unexpected shiny foil piece on Martian rock

June 21, 2022 9:16 pm

In the image clicked by NASA's Perseverance Mars rover’s left Mastcam-Z camera, a piece of foil with dots across it is clearly visible.

NASA video shows Ingenuity Mars Helicopter on a daring record-breaking flight

June 01, 2022 9:44 am

The NASA video shows the Ingenuity Mars helicopter completing its record-breaking 25th flight where it covered a distance of 704 metres at a speed of 5.5 metres per second,

Pebble trouble: Debris obstruct NASA Perseverance Mars rover's sample collection

January 10, 2022 5:35 pm

Latest images showed that fragments of cored rock fell out of the sample tube during dropoff.

China's Mars rover soldiers on after completing initial program

August 23, 2021 2:08 pm

China's National Space Administration said on Friday that Zhurong completed its 90-day program on August 15 and was in excellent technical condition and fully charged.

Navigation error sends NASA’s Mars helicopter on wild ride

May 28, 2021 7:00 pm

A navigation timing error sent NASA’s little Mars helicopter on a wild, lurching ride, its first major problem since it took to the Martian skies last month.

NASA rover Perseverance hurtles toward historic landing attempt on Mars

February 18, 2021 6:41 pm

Engineers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory near Los Angeles hope to receive confirmation of the landing, and possibly a first image from the rover, shortly after its arrival, set for 12:55 p.m. PST (2055 GMT).

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's Mars helicopter completes flight tests

March 31, 2019 4:57 pm

The Mars Helicopter will launch as a technology demonstrator with the Mars 2020 rover on a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket in July 2020 from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. It is expected to reach Mars in February 2021.

NASA head says first person on Mars will likely be a woman

March 14, 2019 2:54 pm

The first person to step foot on Mars is likely to be a woman, according to Jim Bridenstine, the administrator of NASA.

NASA spacecraft shrinking orbit to prepare for Mars 2020 Rover

February 13, 2019 8:03 pm

"It is like using your cell phone. The closer you are to a cell tower, the stronger your signal," said Bruce Jakosky, MAVEN principal investigator from the University of Colorado, Boulder.