Innovative Mars rover camera could help NASA robots explore solo

Every second that a NASA rover roams across the surface of Mars is extremely expensive. With millions or perhaps billions of dollars of technology on the Red Planet – controlled by people on Earth who require salaries to eat and facilities [...]

India’s Mars Mission

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Mangalyaan, India’s Mars Orbiter Mission

Summary: Mars mission is a month away Mangalyaan is a Sanskrit: word which means Mars-craft in Hindi The Mangalyaan mission is a planned Mars orbiter to be launched in November 2013 by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). Spacecraft, [...]

Martian devil

Giant whirlwind photographed as it snakes its way across a plain in northern Mars Scientists studied the length of the shadow cast by this Martian dust devil and determined that the storm stood 12 miles high. Credit: NASA, JPL-Caltech, UA On [...]