Mars


Climate Cycles Led to Water Carved Features on Mars' Surface

Climate Cycles Led to Water Carved Features on Mars' Surface

Dramatic climate cycles on early Mars, triggered by buildup of greenhouse gases, may be the key to understanding how liquid wa...

1 day ago, 12:50am CST

Nat Geo Mars Series Explores the Challenge of Building a Long-Term Home on Mars

Nat Geo Mars Series Explores Building a Long-Term Home on Mars

A Nat Geo Mars documentary looks deep into the human colonization of the Red Planet....

4 days ago, 12:33pm CST

NASA to Work with United Arab Emirates Space Agency on Mars Probe

NASA to Work with United Arab Emirates Space Agency on Mars Probe

US space agency NASA will work with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Space Agency to put communications capability on the UAE's...

6 days ago, 8:57am CST

Mars Lander Crash Caused by Computer Error

Mars Lander Crash Caused by Computer Error

The Mars Schiaparelli probe crash landed onto the surface of the Red Planet due to a glitch in the electronic interiority of th...

Nov 24 2016, 10:31am CST

NASA Rover Finds Evidence of Ancient Alien Life on Mars

NASA Rover Finds Evidence of Ancient Alien Life on Mars

The Mars Rover might just have finally found proof of life forms that existed on the Red Planet a long time ago....

Nov 24 2016, 7:38am CST

Huge Ice Deposit on Mars can Hold as Much Water as Lake Superior

Huge Ice Deposit on Mars can Hold as Much Water as Lake Superior

The newfound ice desposit is loacted in Mars' Utopia Planitia region and is mor extensive in area than the state of New Me...

Nov 22 2016, 10:34pm CST

Bruno Mars Confirms 2017 World Tour for 24K Magic

Bruno Mars Confirms 2017 World Tour for 24K Magic

Bruno Mars has confirmed the schedule for the year 2017 in support of his latest album 24K Magic ranging from Europe to U.S....

Nov 15 2016, 8:36am CST

Mars Meteorites Reveal Drought Wiped out Alien Life on the Red Planet

Mars Meteorites Reveal Drought Wiped out Alien Life on the Red Planet

An international team of planetary scientists studying meteorites found life on Mars would be difficult...

Nov 12 2016, 7:03am CST

Mars Surface too Dry to Support Alien Life

Mars Surface too Dry to Support Alien Life

Mars is a primary target in the search for life outside Earth, and liquid water is the most important pre-requisite for life....

Nov 12 2016, 1:15am CST

Strange Funnel on Mars is a New Place to Look for Life on Red Planet

Strange Funnel on Mars is a New Place to Look for Life on Red Planet

Scientists are surmising that a weird hole on the Martian surface could actually harbor life....

Nov 11 2016, 2:10pm CST

Alien Face Found on Mars

Alien Face Found on Mars

Various rocks on the surface of Mars show patterns that conspiracy theorists find meaningful despite the fact that they are jus...

Nov 10 2016, 5:33am CST

ESA Hold Meeting to Weigh Report of Schiaparelli Crash on Mars

ESA Hold Meeting to Weigh Report of Schiaparelli Crash on Mars

An important meeting was held to determine the exact cause of the Mars crash. ESA engineers are actually close to identifying t...

Nov 8 2016, 4:30am CST

NASA Begins in Hawaii in its Search for Life on Mars

NASA Begins in Hawaii in its Search for Life on Mars

NASA began in Hawaii in its search for life on Mars. This may seem paradoxical yet it is true....

Nov 7 2016, 8:17am CST

See ExoMars Schiaparelli Crash Site in Color on Mars

See First Color Photo of ExoMars Schiaparelli Crash Site on Mars

Apparently, the Schiaparelli crash site on Mars can now be seen in the form of color photographs....

Nov 4 2016, 9:26am CDT

NASA's Curiosity Rover Checks Rare Iron Meteorite Egg Rock on Mars

NASA's Curiosity Rover Checks Rare Iron Meteorite Egg Rock on Mars

NASA's Curiosity rover has confirmed than an odd-looking object that scientists operating it had noticed is an iron-nickel me...

Nov 4 2016, 1:23am CDT

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Finds Weird Metallic Meteorite on Mars Surface

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Finds Weird Metallic Meteorite on Mars Surface

The meteorite has been named "Egg Rock" because of its odd, ovoid shape...

Nov 3 2016, 6:36am CDT

NASA Develops New Instrument to Sniff for Signs of Life on Mars

NASA Develops New Instrument to Sniff for Signs of Life on Mars

NASA has constructed a novel probe to detect any signs of life on Mars. It is laser-based and will sniff out any life forms on...

Nov 2 2016, 5:32am CDT

New NASA Gadget Could Smell Life on Mars

New NASA Gadget Could Smell Life on Mars

A sensing technique that the US military currently uses to remotely monitor the air to detect potentially life-threatening che...

Nov 2 2016, 3:12am CDT

National Geographic Shows Man's First Home on Mars

National Geographic Shows Man's First Home on Mars

The latest speculation in scientific circles is that human beings could live in houses shaped like igloos on the surface of the...

Oct 31 2016, 9:42am CDT

New Images of Europe's Mars Lander Crash Site

New Images of Europe's Mars Lander Crash Site

NASA released the images which show the Schiaparelli lander on Mars where it crashed...

Oct 28 2016, 11:24am CDT

Elon Musk Answers Questions on SpaceX Reddit AMA Regarding Mars Base Alpha

Elon Musk Answers Questions on SpaceX Reddit AMA Regarding Mars Base Alpha

Elon Musk recently answered several poignant questions on Reddit regarding the Mars Base Alpha....

Oct 24 2016, 5:54am CDT

NASA’s Viking Mission Discovered the Signs of Life on Mars in 1976, Study Claims

NASA’s Viking Mission Discovered the Signs of Life on Mars in 1976, Says Study

Researchers reconsidered the results of the Viking LR experiment in light of recent findings on Mars and concluded that the mic...

Oct 22 2016, 8:41am CDT

Schiaparelli Mars Lander might have Exploded on Landing Says ESA

Schiaparelli Mars Lander might have Exploded on Landing Says ESA

Based on preliminary interpretation of a new image captured by a camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, the European Spa...

Oct 22 2016, 1:45am CDT

NASA's MAVEN Probe Observes how Water Escapes From Mars

NASA's MAVEN Probe Observes how Water Escapes From Mars

New Mars news coming from MAVEN....

Oct 20 2016, 7:00am CDT

European Spacecraft Schiaparelli Lost After Reaching Mars Orbit

European Spacecraft Schiaparelli Lost After Reaching Mars Orbit

The ESA spacecraft has started orbiting Mars yet the lander’s future status is a precarious deal....

Oct 20 2016, 6:32am CDT

ExoMars' Schiaparelli to Land on Mars Today

ExoMars' Schiaparelli to Land on Mars Today

Europe will successfully land the Schiaparelli on the surface of Mars....

Oct 19 2016, 4:40am CDT

NASA's MAVEN Delivers Ultraviolet View of Mars

NASA's MAVEN Delivers Ultraviolet View of Mars

NASA's MAVEN mission has returned images showing the ultraviolet glow from the Martian atmosphere in unprecedented detail, rev...

Oct 18 2016, 5:39am CDT

Buzz Aldrin VR Messages to Mars Could Mitigate Effects of Isolation in Astronauts

Buzz Aldrin VR Messages to Mars Could Mitigate Effects of Isolation in Astronauts

VR is under consideration by space agencies as a useful tool for future Mars missions. It may help end the future astronauts’ i...

Oct 14 2016, 10:01am CDT

Obama Talks SpaceX Mission to Mars

Obama Talks SpaceX Mission to Mars

Just this morning, President Obama published an op-ed on CNN, calling for America to lead the race to launch humans onto Mars,...

Oct 12 2016, 5:38pm CDT

President Obama Plans to Send Humans to Mars by 2030

President Obama Plans to Send Humans to Mars by 2030

It looks like President Obama plans on putting a man on Mars by the time the year 2030 arrives. And to achieve this goal, Obama...

Oct 12 2016, 4:52am CDT

Mars to be Engulfed in a Raging Dust Storm

Mars to be Engulfed in a Raging Dust Storm

According to NASA the storm will reach the Red planet within the next few months....

Oct 10 2016, 9:38am CDT

Martian Gardens can Grow These Veggies on Mars

Martian Gardens can Grow These Veggies on Mars

Much thought has been given to the kinds of vegetables that will be grown on Mars. Students have given their choices for the pe...

Oct 10 2016, 8:25am CDT

NASA Develops 'Martian Garden' to Find Best Veggies to Grow on Mars

NASA Develops 'Martian Garden' to Find Best Veggies to Grow on Mars

NASA teams up with Florida Tech Buzz Aldrin Space Institute to help figure out ways to make Martian farming a reality...

Oct 9 2016, 11:07pm CDT

NASA's Opportunity Mars Rover to Explore fluid-carved Gully

NASA's Opportunity Mars Rover to Explore fluid-carved Gully

In a first for a Mars rover, the Opportunity probe will drive down a gully carved long ago by a fluid that might have been wate...

Oct 8 2016, 12:39am CDT

Bruno Mars Debuts 24K Magic Music Video

Bruno Mars Debuts 24K Magic Music Video

Bruno Mars debuts his first single in four years titled 24K Magic and goes all out with the album cover and the video...

Oct 7 2016, 12:55pm CDT

Boeing CEO Wants to Defeat Elon Musk in Race to Mars

Boeing CEO Wants to Defeat Elon Musk in Race to Mars

The Boeing head is preparing to defeat Elon Musk in the race for Mars....

Oct 6 2016, 4:14am CDT

NASA's Curiosity Rover Takes This Gorgeous Selfie on Mars

NASA's Curiosity Rover Takes This Gorgeous Selfie on Mars

The selfie taken by the robot show the rugged and breathtaking mountainous landscape of the red planet....

Oct 4 2016, 11:29pm CDT

Elon Musk's SpaceX will Face These Hurdles in Colonizing Mars

Elon Musk's SpaceX will Face These Hurdles in Colonizing Mars

SpaceX is ruled by the genius entrepreneur Elon Musk who also happens to be the head of Tesla Motors. He is a true renaissance...

Oct 4 2016, 12:16pm CDT

Researchers Reveal first Mars rover made in Mexico

Researchers Reveal first Mars rover made in Mexico

The first prototype of a Mars explorer robot designed in Mexico by a team of 10 university students has gained the recognition...

Oct 3 2016, 8:00am CDT

Mars Crust Contributed to Makeup of its Atmosphere

Mars Crust Contributed to Makeup of its Atmosphere

Chemistry in the surface material on Mars contributed dynamically to the make-up of its atmosphere over time, a study has found...

Sep 30 2016, 3:24am CDT