Mars Archive
23 May 2013, 10:36 AM ET
Doubts have been growing in China about the legitimacy of Mars One.
22 May 2013, 05:17 PM ET
It would be irresponsible to bring kids into the world on the Red Planet, Bas Lansdorp says.
22 May 2013, 12:11 PM ET
The older cousin of Curiosity discovered a water-weathered rock hinting that Mars could have supported life in its ancient past.
22 May 2013, 05:52 AM ET
Lawmakers questioned NASA's plan to lasso an asteroid for astronauts to visit.
21 May 2013, 02:53 PM ET
The lunar surface is incredibly exposed.
21 May 2013, 12:00 PM ET
Scientists are studying other rocky planets and moons to better understand Earth.
20 May 2013, 04:06 PM ET
The Mars Science Laboratory has completed its second drill into the surface of the Red Planet. The drilling target was nicknamed 'Cumberland'.
20 May 2013, 03:03 PM ET
The 1-ton robot pulled samples from deep within a Martian rock for the second time ever.
20 May 2013, 07:00 AM ET
The iconic city as seen through other planets' air.
20 May 2013, 07:00 AM ET
The project showcases the diversity of worlds in our solar system.
17 May 2013, 01:50 PM ET
Electric vehicles have no real competitors for the Martian market.
17 May 2013, 01:42 PM ET
The Mobile Science Lab flashes some complex moves to get rock samples from drill bit to baking chamber for chemical analysis (CHIMRA experiment).
17 May 2013, 07:00 AM ET
Images of electric spacecraft, which have explored the moon, Mars and beyond.
16 May 2013, 06:20 PM ET
Opportunity passed the Apollo 17 moon buggy, which covered 22.21 miles back in 1972.
15 May 2013, 04:30 AM ET
The Mars Orbiting Space Telescope could help assess the Red Planet's potential to host life, advocates say.
15 May 2013, 04:20 AM ET
Scientists are taking a close look at a Mars-Orbiting Space Telescope concept. See how the idea would use an old spy satellite telescope donated to NASA by the National Reconnaissance Office in this SPACE.com infographic.
14 May 2013, 06:30 AM ET
Skylab II could be the United States' first deep-space station.
13 May 2013, 04:37 PM ET
Only three poems will be selected to ride on the Maven orbiter, which is slated to launch in November.
10 May 2013, 07:00 AM ET
Mission scientists want to confirm the exciting results from the rover's first drilling operation.
08 May 2013, 06:15 PM ET
As Buzz Aldrin's new book hit stores, starstruck fans gathered to see the legendary astronaut.
08 May 2013, 05:15 PM ET
Aldrin will be busy throughout the summer promoting his new book.
08 May 2013, 07:00 AM ET
Curiosity should drill another rock within the next week or two.
07 May 2013, 05:09 PM ET
The moon is not enough for Buzz Aldrin. Humanity must reach out for Mars.
07 May 2013, 02:34 PM ET
Mars One aims to land four people on the Red Planet in 2023.
06 May 2013, 03:40 PM ET
NASA's Curiosity rover should help clarify Mount Sharp's origins in the coming months.
06 May 2013, 07:00 AM ET
Buzz Aldrin's new book 'Mission to Mars: My Vision for Space Exploration' lays out a plan to reach Mars by 2035.
05 May 2013, 11:37 AM ET
How to send people to the Red Planet by 2030 is the topic of a three-day summit this week.
03 May 2013, 05:30 AM ET
The list of possible uses is pretty long at this point.
02 May 2013, 06:00 PM ET
Curiosity's month of freedom on the Red Planet is over.
01 May 2013, 06:55 PM ET
The nine-year-old robot has resumed science operations on the Red Planet.
30 April 2013, 12:30 PM ET
Each mosaic was stitched together using at least 20 images taken by the rover itself.
29 April 2013, 07:52 PM ET
The robot's handlers have prepared commands designed to get things back to normal.
29 April 2013, 03:00 PM ET
The ISIS impactor would tag along with NASA's InSight mission to Mars.
24 April 2013, 04:32 PM ET
The photo shows the Spirit Mars rover's efforts to turn around, not amuse its handlers.
23 April 2013, 07:00 AM ET
Robots aren't yet capable of exploring the Red Planet's most promising environments.
23 April 2013, 07:00 AM ET
NASA had been splitting costs with the U.S. Deparment of Energy.