15 July 2008, 10:24 AM ET
NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander instructed to extend trench to expose more ice.
11 July 2008, 10:44 AM ET
Phoenix Mars Lander sticks fork-like probe into Martian surface, uses second microscope for first time.
10 July 2008, 11:28 AM ET
New analysis of HiRISE image reveals heat shield, color swaths.
09 July 2008, 11:30 AM ET
NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander has been having trouble scraping dirt into its oven.
08 July 2008, 10:18 AM ET
Phoenix put second sample in wet chemistry lab, will compare results to first test.
03 July 2008, 01:51 PM ET
NASA's Mars Phoenix Lander's next whiff of Martian dirt could be its last.
02 July 2008, 12:09 AM ET
Future robots may cooperatively explore alien worlds.
01 July 2008, 03:10 PM ET
Phoenix uses rasp to scrape ice samples, will deliver to onboard instruments.
30 June 2008, 05:20 PM ET
Opportunity rover wheels closer to a cliff wall of Victoria Crater.
28 June 2008, 04:21 PM ET
NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander scrapes against ice layer in Wonderland digging area.
26 June 2008, 03:55 PM ET
NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander found evidence of minerals essential to life.
24 June 2008, 11:00 AM ET
NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander is gearing up to perform its first taste test of red planet's arctic dirt.
20 June 2008, 02:55 PM ET
NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander has "found proof" of water ice on Mars, scientists said.
20 June 2008, 10:37 AM ET
NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander found signs of water ice on the red planet.
19 June 2008, 11:35 AM ET
NASA’s Phoenix Mars Lander lost some unessential science data it gathered because of a memory storage problem.
18 June 2008, 01:35 PM ET
NASA's Mars Phoenix Lander began digging a new trench on the Red Planet.
16 June 2008, 04:50 PM ET
Phoenix analyzes first soil sample, finds no water so far.
13 June 2008, 04:39 PM ET
Phoenix uses microscope to peer at soil particles; exposes more white material.
11 June 2008, 03:21 PM ET
Soil sample stuck at entrance of instrument finally falls through.
04 June 2008, 07:00 AM ET
Two rovers, one American, one European, and a probe to Phobos slated through next decade.
30 May 2008, 06:48 AM ET
No toy or model versions of NASA's Mars Phoenix Lander are available.
29 May 2008, 02:00 PM ET
New analysis of Mars soil suggests water on Mars was too briny for life.
29 May 2008, 07:00 AM ET
A European spacecraft caught the sounds of Phoenix's Martian landing.
27 May 2008, 03:45 PM ET
Phoenix mission runs into first glitch, while orbiter images lander on surface.
26 May 2008, 04:19 PM ET
A NASA orbiter caught a photo of the Phoenix probe's Sunday landing on Mars.
26 May 2008, 02:51 AM ET
The Phoenix spacecraft is in good health after its Sunday Mars landing.
26 May 2008, 12:01 AM ET
The Phoenix spacecraft has beamed home its first images from the Martian arctic.
25 May 2008, 07:59 PM ET
NASA’s Phoenix Mars Lander survives descent to planet’s surface.
25 May 2008, 08:00 AM ET
The Phoenix Mars Lander is set to make its only attempt to land on Mars today.
24 May 2008, 05:17 PM ET
Phoenix craft is in good health as excitement rises over Sunday's landing.
23 May 2008, 07:00 AM ET
The frozen arctic plains of Mars await the Phoenix spacecraft's Sunday landing.
22 May 2008, 04:47 PM ET
The weather on Mars looks good for the Sunday landing of NASA's Phoenix probe.
22 May 2008, 02:00 PM ET
NASA's Spirit Rover finds silica deposits that indicate ancient hydrothermal vents.
22 May 2008, 07:00 AM ET
A step-by-step look at the planned May 25, 2008 landing of the Phoenix Mars Lander.
22 May 2008, 12:02 AM ET
Phoenix Mars Lander: Schedule of Major Landing Events
21 May 2008, 04:08 PM ET
Mission Updates: Phoenix Mars Lander's Red Planet Arrival