NASA Mars Spacecraft Reveals a More Dynamic Red Planet - 12/10/2013
NASA's 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
NASA's Curiosity rover is providing vital insight about Mars' past and current environments that will aid plans for future robotic and human missions. Read More >>Watch Televised Webcast >>
A Winter Wonderland on Mars - 12/10/2013
Fall and winter temperatures bring changes to Mars as the carbon dioxide atmosphere turns to dry ice frost that clings to the surface. MRO used its powerful cameras and spectrometers to capture detailed pictures and measurements of wintry scenes of nature's beauty at work on the Red Planet. >>
Laser Instrument on NASA Mars Rover Tops 100,000 Zaps - 12/05/2013
Since landing on Mars 16 months ago, NASA's Curiosity rover has fired its French-made laser more than 100,000 times to investigate the composition of rocks or soil targets. >>
NASA Launches Mission to Study Upper Atmosphere of Mars - 11/18/2013
A NASA mission that will investigate how Mars lost its atmosphere and abundant liquid water launched into space at 1:28 p.m. EST Monday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. >>
Curiosity Rover Report: Dating Younger Rocks - 12/09/2013
NASA's 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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