Latest News for Mars Rovers Opportunity and Spirit Archive
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
20 May 2008, 06:48 AM ET
NASA's newest lander to address questions of water and life on Mars.
19 May 2008, 06:37 AM ET
NASA's newest lander to address questions of water and life on Mars.
09 May 2008, 02:00 AM ET
Planning is under way to reinvigorate a Mars sample return mission.
08 May 2008, 12:29 AM ET
Signs of life on Mars can be spotted using instruments on robotic probes.
01 May 2008, 07:49 AM ET
A river in Spain may show how signs of life could be preserved on Mars.
24 April 2008, 01:58 PM ET
A motor glitch has resurfaced aboard NASA's Mars rover Opportunity.
07 April 2008, 05:30 PM ET
This ATHLETE could play an essential role in new lunar bases.
24 March 2008, 05:08 PM ET
A 40 percent financial cut in MER program means one might stop doing science.
10 March 2008, 07:10 AM ET
NASA's long-term exploration strategy requires support from Generation Y
03 January 2008, 06:28 AM ET
The Mars rovers celebrate their fourth years on the red planet in January 2008.
13 November 2007, 07:00 AM ET
The sand dunes of Mars are slowpokes.
06 November 2007, 06:17 AM ET
After more than 3-1/2 years, NASA's twin Mars rovers continue to thrive.
15 October 2007, 05:29 PM ET
The decision could keep the robotic Martian explorers active through 2009.
11 October 2007, 06:56 AM ET
Mars rover controllers begin scouting for safe and productive winter spot.
26 September 2007, 06:53 PM ET
NASA's Mars rover Opportunity has reached its first science site in Victoria Crater.
14 September 2007, 09:42 AM ET
A Martian rover has taken the plunge into a crater on the red planet after a cautious toe-dip to ensure a slip-free way out.
11 September 2007, 03:04 PM ET
Two months after surviving a giant dust storm, one of NASA's martian rovers begins a risky drive into Victoria Crater.
07 September 2007, 06:24 PM ET
NASA's Opportunity rover is gearing up for its long-awaited trek into Mars' Victoria Crater.
29 August 2007, 03:03 PM ET
Plucky Mars rovers get back to work after globe-engulfing dust storms.
16 August 2007, 04:55 PM ET
The global dust on Mars storm wanes, but fallout coats the robotic rovers' solar panels.
09 August 2007, 04:55 PM ET
A Mars dust storm has settled slightly allowing NASA rovers to power up.
08 August 2007, 06:13 AM ET
It's still a day-to-day battle for survival, scientists say.
07 August 2007, 05:49 AM ET
Martian meteorites provide new evidence that Mars was once a wet world.
24 July 2007, 06:05 AM ET
The rovers have lasted longer, and done more, than anyone expected.