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On Mars, a NASA rover and helicopter’s year of surprise and discovery

February 15, 2022 5:36 pm

NASA’s Perseverance rover was accelerating to a collision with Mars, nearing its destination after a 290-million-mile, seven-month journey from Earth.

NASA rover faces 'seven minutes of terror' before landing on Mars

February 14, 2021 6:44 pm

By the time that signal reaches mission managers some 127 million miles (204 million km) away at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) near Los Angeles, Perseverance will already have landed on the Red Planet - hopefully in one piece.

NASA Mars rover breaks out-of-this-world distance record

July 29, 2014 12:27 pm

The solar-powered robot has journeyed across 40 kilometres of Martian terrain.

NASA rover discovers ancient fresh water lake on Mars

December 10, 2013 3:04 pm

Scientists believe that the lake may have lasted for tens if not hundreds of thousands of years.

NASA may send sail-powered rover to Venus

August 27, 2013 5:01 pm

The rover,nicknamed Zephyr,would spend most of its time on Venus doing analysis on the ground.

Mars was oxygen-rich billion years before Earth: Oxford study

June 20, 2013 1:42 pm

Differences between Martian meteorites and rocks can be explained if Mars had oxygen-rich atmosphere.

NASA rover Opportunity finds more hints of Mars habitability

June 10, 2013 3:33 pm

Rover identifies a rock laden with clay minerals,more evidence that water once flowed on red planet.

NASA's veteran Mars rover driving to new spot

June 08, 2013 12:29 am

NASA's Opportunity rover is still on the move after years on the surface of Mars.

NASA rover to explore Greenland's ice

May 03, 2013 6:16 pm

NASA is sending a six feet-tall solar-powered rover prototype for ice exploration.

Solar-powered NASA rover 'Grover' to explore Greenland's ice

May 02, 2013 5:05 pm

The space agency's newest scientific rover is set for testing from May 3 through June 8.