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Mars Helicopter Scout Can Make Things Easier For Rovers

01/25/2015, Mars rovers have collected a lot of data about the Red Planet but its not like they don’t run into problems up there. The surface of Mars is extremely tricky to navigate and this can make it tough for the rover to travel long distances in a Martian...

Elon Musk Will Fund Mars City With Internet Satellites

01/19/2015, Anyone who has ever read up on Elon Musk will know that he is as ambitious as billionaire entrepreneurs tend to be but not many share his fascination with space. Musk runs a company called SpaceX that was awarded a contract back in September 2014 to...

Mars Missions Could See Advent Of “Pee Power”

12/28/2014, Is this a case of much ado about nothing – or not? We have just come to know about how urine technology could be sent to Mars, the Red Planet, to help out in the Mars missions. According to Professor Gerardine Botte, the urine technology here...

Engine Firing Test Completed For India’s Low-Cost Mars Mission

09/22/2014, One particular indicator that a country is ready to move forward to the next level of technological advancement would be space travel and exploration – and while the U.S. and Russia kicked things off with the race to the moon in the 1960s, here we...

Maven Spacecraft Arrives At Mars

09/21/2014, NASA has had its fair share of robots, or rovers, sent over to the Red Planet in the past, and it does not look as though the facility is about to slow down in its efforts anytime soon. In fact, NASA’s Maven spacecraft has reportedly arrived at Mars on...

New NASA Rover Wants To Create Oxygen On Mars

08/04/2014, It seems that the upcoming rover that will be making its way over to Mars will not only be equipped to perform more archeological digs, but it will also come with a slew of machinations that will enable this next generation rover to create oxygen on the...

New Mars Rover Equipped To Perform More Archaeological Digs

07/31/2014, NASA is certainly interested to find out what is happening, as well as what has happened on other planets in the past, with Mars being one of them. Having put their Curiosity and record breaking Opportunity rover there before, this does not mean the...

Mars One Intends To Launch Unmanned Mars Lander In 5 Years’ Time

12/11/2013, To send man to the moon? Pffft, that was one of the great achievement of mankind in the 20th century, but the 21st century – we’re looking farther and farther away. Enter Mars One, a privately-funded company that intends to send humans to colonize...

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Discovers Mars’ Soil Is 2% Water

09/27/2013, NASA’s Curiosity rover has been having quite the time on Mars over the past year. Just last September, Curiosity found evidence of water on the red planet, and this summer, traces of “drinkable water” was found on Mars. Considering how...