Methane

A New Mantra: Follow the Methane — May Advance Search for Extraterrestrial Life

The search for life is largely limited to the search for water. We look for exoplanets at the correct distances…

8 years ago

India’s First Mars Probe ‘MOM’ Blasts Free of Earth Joining MAVEN in Race to Red Planet

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - India’s first ever Mars probe 'MOM' successfully fired its main engine today (Dec. 1), blasting the…

8 years ago

MOM’s Last Night on Earth; Midnight Marvel for India’s Mars Mission – Live Webcast

It’ s a Mind-Blowing Midnight Marvel ! India's fueled PSLV rocket and Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) await Nov. 5 blastoff…

8 years ago

Pictures From T-86: Cassini’s Latest Flyby of Titan

On September 26-27 Cassini executed its latest flyby of Titan, T-86, coming within 594 miles (956 km) of the cloud-covered…

9 years ago

Could Dust Devils Create Methane in Mars’ Atmosphere?

[/caption] Methane on Mars has long perplexed scientists; the short-lived gas has been measured in surprising quantities in Mars' atmosphere…

9 years ago

African Lake Has a Twin on Titan

[/caption] A large lake on Saturn's cloud-covered Titan seems very similar to the Etosha Pan, a salt-encrusted dry lakebed in…

10 years ago

Mars 2016 Methane Orbiter: Searching for Signs of Life

[/caption] The new joint Mars exploration program of NASA and ESA is quickly pushing forward to implement an agreed upon…

12 years ago