Curiosity Team Upgrades Software, Checks Wheel Wear - 12/20/2013
The team operating NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has completed a software upgrade on the vehicle and is next planning a check of wear and tear on the rover's wheels. >>
JPL To Test New Supersonic Decelerator Technology - 12/17/2013
A giant crane towering above JPL will help test components of NASA's Low Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) project. >>
NASA Mars Spacecraft Reveals a More Dynamic Red Planet - 12/10/2013
Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has revealed to scientists slender dark markings -- possibly due to salty water - that advance seasonally down slopes surprisingly close to the Martian equator.Read More >>Watch Televised Webcast >>
NASA Curiosity: First Mars Age Measurement and Human Exploration Help - 12/09/2013
A Winter Wonderland on Mars - 12/10/2013
Enjoy these wintry scenes of nature's beauty at work on the Red Planet by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. >>
Laser Instrument on NASA Mars Rover Tops 100,000 Zaps - 12/05/2013
Since landing on Mars 16 months ago, Curiosity has fired its French-made laser more than 100,000 times to investigate the composition of rocks or soil targets. >>
Curiosity Rover Report: Dating Younger Rocks - 12/09/2013
Curiosity has determined the age of a Martian rock and provided first readings of radiation on the surface of Mars. >>
Liftoff of MAVEN - 11/18/2013
An Atlas V rocket carrying the MAVEN spacecraft lifts off from Cape Canaveral, Florida. >>
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