Mars Missions Could Make Humanity a Multi-Planet Species, NASA Chief Says. In order for humanity to survive into the distant future, we need to visit and learn how to survive on other worlds, according to NASA chief Charles Bolden.
Phoenix, NASA’s newest Mars lander, landed on May 2008 and used some spare instruments and equipment salvaged from the lost Mars Polar Lander project. The solar-powered spacecraft landed near the Martian north pole, where used a roboti
Marking India's first venture into the interplanetary space, MOM will explore and observe Mars surface features, morphology, mineralogy and the Martian atmosphere. Further, a specific search for methane in the Martian atmosphere will provide
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These women are the scientists at the Indian Space Research Organization in Bangalore. They are celebrating after their Mars Oribiter successfully entered the Mars orbit. This is the first craft from anywhere in Asia.
Curiosity Approaching Mars: The Curiosity rover is safely tucked inside the spacecraft's aeroshell. The mission's approach phase begins 45 minutes before the spacecraft enters the Martian atmosphere. It lasts until the spacecraft enters the atmosphere.