27 Jul , 2018 by Matt Williams
A new study led by NASA’s Ames Research Center has indicated that microorganisms are not likely to survive in Mars’ dry environment, but could be preserved there.
esa, ExoMars, Mars
26 Jul , 2018 by Matt Williams
A new analysis of 15 years of data from the Mars Express probe by a team of Italian scientists shows compelling evidence for their being liquid water beneath Mars southern polar region.
13 Jul , 2018 by Matt Williams
A new research study conducted by an international team of researchers indicates that life can survive in a variety of cold and briny environments.
8 Jun , 2018 by Matt Williams
In its latest discovery, the Curiosity rover detected organic molecules in an ancient deposit of sedimentary rock, bolstering the case that Mars may once have supported life.
13 May , 2018 by Matt Williams
When the Mars 2020 rover arrives on the Red Planet, it will include a Mars Helicopter – a concept that will prove the viability of autonomous helicopter explorers.
Astronomy, esa, ExoMars
1 May , 2018 by Matt Williams
ExoMars mission’s Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO) recently sent back its very first image, which shows the ice-covered edge of the Korolev Crater
Astronomy, Curiosity, Mars
26 Mar , 2018 by Matt Williams
The Curiosity rover recently passed another major milestone. Since it landed in 2012, it has spent a total of 2000 Martian days (sols) exploring the Red Planet!
Curiosity, Mars, Mars Science Laboratory
1 Feb , 2018 by Matt Williams
The Curiosity rover recently reached another milestone, having spent over 2000 days on Mars. In this time, it has revealed some amazing things about the history of the Red Planet.
10 Nov , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study conducted by a team of Russian scientists has found that microorganisms on Mars can survive the tough conditions, even near the surface.
18 Oct , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study by a team of European scientists has shown how metal-eating bacteria could have left their mark on Mars, which could be discovered by future missions
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