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  • Nasa Rover Breaks Out-of-This-World Distance Record

    Nasa Rover Breaks Out-of-This-World Distance Record

    The US space agency's Opportunity rover has now clocked more miles on Mars than any man-made vehicle to reach another celestial body.

  • NASA Rover Breaks Out-of-This-World Distance Record

    NASA Rover Breaks Out-of-This-World Distance Record

    The US space agency's Opportunity rover has now clocked more miles on Mars than any man-made vehicle to reach another celestial body, NASA said Monday.

  • Nasa Seeks Private Help to Connect Mars Data With Earth

    Nasa Seeks Private Help to Connect Mars Data With Earth

    The new move is likely to encourage private companies to develop new technologies.

  • NASA Seeks Private Help to Connect Mars Data with Earth

    NASA Seeks Private Help to Connect Mars Data with Earth

    In a bid to broaden participation in the exploration of the Red planet, NASA has called for a new, privately-owned communications network to be set up on Mars.

  • Researchers Practice Living on Mars - Without Leaving Earth

    Researchers Practice Living on Mars - Without Leaving Earth

    For the past four months, a team of researchers have been living in a mockup Mars habitat on a Hawaiian volcano practicing isolated living on the Red Planet.

  • NASA Puts Out Call For Satellite Communication Services - On Mars

    NASA Puts Out Call For Satellite Communication Services - On Mars

    In what may be the ultimate in long-distance telephone service, NASA on Wednesday put out a call for a commercially owned and operated satellite network on Mars.

  • Sharpest Map Yet of Mars Developed

    Sharpest Map Yet of Mars Developed

    The US Geological Survey (USGS) has developed the sharpest map of Mars to date, which not only includes the topographical and thermal information about the planet but also specifies the properties of the Martian surface.

  • Exoplanet with Longest Known Year Discovered

    Exoplanet with Longest Known Year Discovered

    Astronomers have discovered a transiting exoplanet with the longest known year - circling its star once every 704 days.

  • Mars Orbiter Completes About 80 Per Cent of Journey

    Mars Orbiter Completes About 80 Per Cent of Journey

    Inching closer to the red planet, India's ambitious Mars orbiter spacecraft has covered more than 540 million kilometres, about 80 per cent of its journey for its rendezvous with the planet scheduled for September 24.

  • Life in Mars? Ancient Earth-Like Soils Provides Clue

    Life in Mars? Ancient Earth-Like Soils Provides Clue

    Deepening suspicion that there is or was life in Mars, a study based on images and data captured by the NASA rover Curiosity says that Mars had Earth-like soils comparable with soils in Antarctic Dry Valleys and Chile's Atacama desert some 3.7 billio...

  • Asteroids Key to Future Mars Missions: NASA

    Asteroids Key to Future Mars Missions: NASA

    Near-earth asteroids provide a unique opportunity to test the new technologies and capabilities we need for future human missions to Mars, NASA has said.

  • UAE Plans First Arab Spaceship to Mars in 7 Years

    UAE Plans First Arab Spaceship to Mars in 7 Years

    The ruler of the UAE's emirate of Dubai said the mission will prove the Arab world is still capable of delivering scientific contributions to humanity.

  • UAE Plans First Arab Spaceship to Mars in Seven Years

    UAE Plans First Arab Spaceship to Mars in Seven Years

    Having scaled the heights of Earth with the world's tallest tower, the United Arab Emirates is now aiming for the stars, or just a little bit closer, with an ambition trip to Mars. The energy-rich country on the eastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula a...

  • NASA's Curiosity Rover Finds Iron Meteorites on Mars

    NASA's Curiosity Rover Finds Iron Meteorites on Mars

    In a significant finding, NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has discovered its first meteorites on the red planet, which scientists have named 'Lebanon' and its smaller companion 'Lebanon B'.

  • Violence Mars Argentina's World Cup Celebration

    Violence Mars Argentina's World Cup Celebration

    Riot police are firing tear gas and using water cannons to restrain a group of youth who are hurling rocks and vandalizing stores at a rally in Buenos Aires to celebrate Argentina's gutsy performance in a 1-0 loss to Germany in the World Cup finals.

  • Mars Orbiter Spacecraft to Reach Target in 75 Days

    Mars Orbiter Spacecraft to Reach Target in 75 Days

    Exactly 75 days from today, India's Mars spacecraft is scheduled for a rendezvous with the red planet as it is rapidly coasting towards its target.

  • Will They be First Humans to Fly by Mars?

    Will They be First Humans to Fly by Mars?

    If all goes well, a US couple can become the first humans to travel to Mars by as early as 2021.

  • At Rs 6,000 Crore Government Grants 50 Per Cent Jump in ISRO Budget

    At Rs 6,000 Crore Government Grants 50 Per Cent Jump in ISRO Budget

    In a major boost for India's space programme, the Narendra Modi government has earmarked Rs 6,000 crore for ISRO in its maiden budget, which is a whopping 50 per cent jump in the agency's funding over last year.

  • Salt Melted Ice to Form Water on Mars?

    Salt Melted Ice to Form Water on Mars?

    Researchers have discovered that water could have flowed on the surface of Mars with the help of salt present in the Martian soil that can melt ice.

  • Chinese Moon Rover Designer Shooting for Mars

    Chinese Moon Rover Designer Shooting for Mars

    The man who designed China's Jade Rabbit moon rover hopes a more advanced version of his creation will be sent to Mars, state media reported, underscoring Beijing's increasingly ambitious space programme.

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