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read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Moves Onward After 'Marias Pass' Studies'
August 19, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech
After taking a low-angle selfie at its latest drilling site, NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has departed the area called "Marias Pass," where it had been working since May.
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read the article 'Send Your Name to Mars on NASA's Next Red Planet Mission'
August 18, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Mars enthusiasts around the world can participate in NASA's journey to Mars by adding their names to a silicon microchip headed to the Red Planet aboard NASA's InSight Mars lander, scheduled to launch next year.
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read the article 'One Decade after Launch, Mars Orbiter Still Going Strong'
August 10, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Ten years after launch, NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) has revealed the Red Planet's diversity and activity, returning more data about Mars every week than the weekly total from all six other active Mars missions.
read the article 'One Decade after Launch, Mars Orbiter Still Going Strong' Read More
Spotlight
read the article 'NASA to Share the Universe with Tumblr Users'
August 7, 2015

NASA is launching an official Tumblr profile that will give Tumblr users a regular dose of space in a blog-like format through text, photos, videos and more.
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read the article 'New Online Exploring Tools Bring NASA's Journey to Mars to New Generation'
August 5, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

On the three-year anniversary of the Mars landing of NASA's Curiosity rover, NASA is unveiling two new online tools that open the mysterious terrain of the Red Planet to a new generation of explorers, inviting the public to help with its journey to Mars.
read the article 'New Online Exploring Tools Bring NASA's Journey to Mars to New Generation' Read More
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read the article 'Researchers Use 'Seafloor Gardens' to Switch on Light Bulb'
August 5, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

How did the very first life forms on Earth get an electrical boost? New laboratory experiments offer clues.
read the article 'Researchers Use 'Seafloor Gardens' to Switch on Light Bulb' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Spacecraft Will Alter Orbit to Be in Place for Mars Lander's Arrival'
July 28, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter will fire thrusters on Wednesday for a maneuver to get into position for the 2016 arrival of NASA's next Mars lander.
read the article 'NASA Spacecraft Will Alter Orbit to Be in Place for Mars Lander's Arrival' Read More
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read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Rover Inspects Unusual Bedrock'
July 23, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

The laser-firing instrument on NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has identified a rock target that is rich in silica, prompting further investigation with the rover.
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Rover Inspects Unusual Bedrock' Read More
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read the article 'New Website Gathering Public Input on NASA Mars Images'
July 22, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Mars researchers are soliciting volunteers to locate odd polar-area features on Mars that have names such as "Swiss cheese terrain" and "spiders."
read the article 'New Website Gathering Public Input on NASA Mars Images' Read More
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read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover Tracks Sunspots'
July 10, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Curiosity is monitoring sunspots on the side of the sun facing away from Earth, during weeks when sun-monitoring spacecraft can't provide that information.
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover Tracks Sunspots' Read More
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read the article 'Opportunity Rover's 7th Mars Winter to Include New Study Area'
July 6, 2015

NASA's Opportunity rover has resumed driving after Mars emerged from behind the sun. Plans call for the rover to examine sites in Marathon Valley during the upcoming winter.
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read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover Studies Rock-Layer Contact Zone'
July 1, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

As Mars emerges from passing nearly behind the sun, NASA has resumed full operations of the Curiosity rover, which has reached a site where at least two rock types meet.
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover Studies Rock-Layer Contact Zone' Read More
Feature
read the article 'NASA Seeks Ideas for Where on Mars the Next Giant Leap Could Take Place'
June 25, 2015

NASA is advancing the Journey to Mars by starting the conversation about where humans may one day land on the Red Planet.
read the article 'NASA Seeks Ideas for Where on Mars the Next Giant Leap Could Take Place' Read More
Feature
read the article 'NASA, Microsoft Collaborate to Bring Science Fiction to Science Fact'
June 25, 2015

NASA and Microsoft are teaming up to develop Sidekick, a new project using commercial technology to empower astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS).
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read the article 'Veteran NASA Spacecraft Nears 60,000th Lap Around Mars, No Pit Stops'
June 19, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Mars Odyssey spacecraft will reach a major milestone June 23, when it completes its 60,000th orbit since arriving at the Red Planet in 2001.
read the article 'Veteran NASA Spacecraft Nears 60,000th Lap Around Mars, No Pit Stops' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Celebrates Martian New Year in Mars, Pennsylvania'
June 15, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA will land in Mars, Pennsylvania Friday, June 19 to celebrate Mars' New Year with Red Planet enthusiasts of the Keystone State for three days of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM) activities.
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read the article 'NASA Prepares for First Interplanetary CubeSats on the Agency's Next Mission to Mars'
June 12, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

When NASA launches its next mission on the journey to Mars – a stationary lander in 2016 – the flight will include the first two CubeSats sent to deep space.
read the article 'NASA Prepares for First Interplanetary CubeSats on the Agency's Next Mission to Mars' Read More
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read the article 'NASA's LDSD Project Completes Second Experimental Test Flight'
June 9, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Engineers are poring over the data following the second experimental landing technology test of NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) project. T
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read the article 'NASA to Hold Briefing to Discuss Status of 'Flying Saucer' Test'
June 9, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) project completed its second flight test when the saucer-shaped craft splashed down safely Monday in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of the Hawaiian island of Kauai.
read the article 'NASA to Hold Briefing to Discuss Status of 'Flying Saucer' Test' Read More
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read the article 'NASA Spacecraft Detects Impact Glass on Surface of Mars'
June 8, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) has detected deposits of glass within impact craters on Mars.
read the article 'NASA Spacecraft Detects Impact Glass on Surface of Mars' Read More
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read the article 'NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator Set to Blast Off'
June 8, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator project awaits its high-altitude, supersonic test in Hawaii.
read the article 'NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator Set to Blast Off' Read More
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read the article 'Mars Missions to Pause Commanding in June, Due to Sun'
June 3, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Mars Conjunction
read the article 'Mars Missions to Pause Commanding in June, Due to Sun' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'You Get to Watch It Live - NASA's Flying Saucer Test'
June 1, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's LDSD project will beam back live imagery from a supersonic, edge-of-atmosphere test of braking technology for Mars.
read the article 'You Get to Watch It Live - NASA's Flying Saucer Test' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'NASA Begins Testing Mars Lander for Next Mission to Red Planet'
May 27, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Testing is underway on NASA's next mission on the journey to Mars, a stationary lander scheduled to launch in March 2016.
read the article 'NASA Begins Testing Mars Lander for Next Mission to Red Planet' Read More
Feature
read the article 'The Supreme Council of Parachute Experts'
May 27, 2015

LDSD Team Builds a Better Chute
read the article 'The Supreme Council of Parachute Experts' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'NASA Sets New Launch Window for Supersonic Vehicle Test'
May 26, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's LDSD project is designed to investigate and test breakthrough technologies for landing future robotic and human Mars missions and safely returning large payloads to Earth.
read the article 'NASA Sets New Launch Window for Supersonic Vehicle Test' Read More
Feature
read the article 'Science Drives NASA's Journey to Mars'
May 26, 2015

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden told the auditorium of participants the importance of Mars at the May 5, 2015 Humans to Mars Summit organized by the non-profit Explore Mars, Inc.
read the article 'Science Drives NASA's Journey to Mars' Read More
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read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Rover Adjusts Route Up Martian Mountain'
May 22, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover climbed a hill Thursday to approach an alternative site for investigating a geological boundary, after a comparable site proved hard to reach.
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Rover Adjusts Route Up Martian Mountain' Read More
Feature
read the article 'Mars Rover's Laser-Zapping Instrument Gets Sharper Vision'
May 22, 2015

Tests on Mars have confirmed success of a repair to the autonomous focusing capability of the Chemistry and Camera (ChemCam) instrument on NASA's Curiosity Mars rover.
read the article 'Mars Rover's Laser-Zapping Instrument Gets Sharper Vision' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'Martian Reminder of a Pioneering Flight'
May 21, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity is studying an elongated crater called "Spirit of St. Louis" and a rock spire called "Lindbergh Mound" within the crater.
read the article 'Martian Reminder of a Pioneering Flight' Read More
Feature
read the article 'The First Martian Marathon'
May 15, 2015

On Tuesday, March 24th 2015, NASA’s Mars rover Opportunity completed its first Red Planet marathon-- 26.219 miles – with a finish time of roughly 11 years and two months.
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read the article 'Auroras on Mars'
May 11, 2015
Credit: Science@NASA

In late Dec. 2014, NASA's MAVEN spacecraft detected evidence of widespread auroras in Mars's northern hemisphere.
read the article 'Auroras on Mars' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'Getting the Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) Vehicle to Test Altitude'
May 11, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

A balloon will launch the Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) mission this June.
read the article 'Getting the Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) Vehicle to Test Altitude' Read More
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read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Rover Views Serene Sundown on Mars'
May 9, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

The sun dips to a Martian horizon in a blue-tinged sky in images sent home to Earth this week from NASA's Curiosity Mars rover.
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Rover Views Serene Sundown on Mars' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'Quick Detour by NASA Mars Rover Checks Ancient Valley'
May 8, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

After a brief side trip to inspect a Martian valley that filled with sand long ago, NASA's Curiosity Mars rover is back on a route toward the next-higher layer of Mount Sharp.
read the article 'Quick Detour by NASA Mars Rover Checks Ancient Valley' Read More
Feature
read the article 'Planting an Ecosystem on Mars'
May 6, 2015

Taming the brutal environment of Mars for future human explorers to survive and thrive there may demand a touch of "ecopoiesis" - the creation of an ecosystem able to support life.
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read the article 'NASA Announces Journey to Mars Challenge, Seeks Public Input on Establishing Sustained Human Presence on Red Planet'
May 5, 2015
Credit: NASA

What do you need to bring, and how do you minimize the need for delivery of future supplies in order to establish a sustained human presence on a planet 140 million miles away from Earth
read the article 'NASA Announces Journey to Mars Challenge, Seeks Public Input on Establishing Sustained Human Presence on Red Planet' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'Traffic Around Mars Gets Busy'
May 4, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Mars Exploration Program has begun using systematic precautions to prevent Mars orbiters from flying too close to each other.
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read the article 'Rock Spire in 'Spirit of St. Louis Crater' on Mars'
April 30, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

An elongated crater called "Spirit of St. Louis," with a rock spire in it, dominates a recent scene from the panoramic camera (Pancam) on NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity
read the article 'Rock Spire in 'Spirit of St. Louis Crater' on Mars' Read More
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read the article 'Hawaii Says 'Aloha' to NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator'
April 28, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator test vehicle has arrived at the U.S. Navy's Pacific Missile Range Facility in Kauai, Hawaii.
read the article 'Hawaii Says 'Aloha' to NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator' Read More
Feature
read the article 'Mars Orbiter Views Curiosity Rover in 'Artist's Drive''
April 22, 2015

A view from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter on April 8, 2015, catches sight of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover passing through a valley called "Artist's Drive" on the lower slope of Mount Sharp.
read the article 'Mars Orbiter Views Curiosity Rover in 'Artist's Drive'' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Rover Making Tracks and Observations'
April 16, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover is approaching a new geological unit and has surpassed 10 kilometers in total distance driven on Mars.
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Rover Making Tracks and Observations' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'NASA Mars Rover's Weather Data Bolster Case for Brine'
April 13, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Martian weather and soil conditions that NASA's Curiosity rover has measured, together with a type of salt found in Martian soil, could put liquid brine in the soil at night.
read the article 'NASA Mars Rover's Weather Data Bolster Case for Brine' Read More
Feature
read the article 'Mars Test Rover Joins Runners at Finish Line'
April 9, 2015

A relay run at JPL to celebrate the NASA rover Opportunity's marathon-length trek on Mars featured a test rover accompanied across the finish line by dozens of runners.
read the article 'Mars Test Rover Joins Runners at Finish Line' Read More
Status Report
read the article 'Team Returns Orbiter to Duty After Computer Swap'
April 8, 2015

The team operating NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has restored the spacecraft to full service, following last week's unplanned swap of duplicate computers on the orbiter. The mission resumed communication-relay operations on April 4 and subsequently resumed observations with all of its science instruments.
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Feature
read the article 'The Solar System and Beyond is Awash in Water'
April 7, 2015

Next time you sip a humble glass of H2O, consider this: The story of water connects each of us to processes that shape our universe.
read the article 'The Solar System and Beyond is Awash in Water' Read More
Feature
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Eyes Prominent Mineral Veins on Mars'
April 1, 2015

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has climbed uphill from an outcrop it studied for six months and found a site with two-tone mineral veins forming "ice-cream sandwich" ridges.
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Eyes Prominent Mineral Veins on Mars' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'Media Spun Up on NASA Cutting-edge Mars Landing Technology'
March 31, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) project will be flying a rocket-powered, saucer-shaped test vehicle into near-space from the Navy's Pacific Missile Range Facility on Kauai, Hawaii, in June.
read the article 'Media Spun Up on NASA Cutting-edge Mars Landing Technology' Read More
Feature
read the article 'Curiosity Sniffs Out History of Martian Atmosphere'
March 31, 2015

NASA's Curiosity rover is using a new experiment to better understand the history of the Martian atmosphere by analyzing xenon.
read the article 'Curiosity Sniffs Out History of Martian Atmosphere' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'Scars on Mars from 2012 Rover Landing Fade -- Usually'
March 27, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

A series of observations from Mars orbit show how dark blast zones that were created during the August 2012 landing of NASA's Curiosity rover have faded inconsistently.
read the article 'Scars on Mars from 2012 Rover Landing Fade -- Usually' Read More
Status Report
read the article 'Rover Amnesia Event Follows Latest Memory Reformatting'
March 27, 2015

The team operating NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity learned Thursday that the long-lived rover experienced a brief amnesia event related to its flash memory, the first since a reformatting of that nonvolatile type of memory a week earlier.
read the article 'Rover Amnesia Event Follows Latest Memory Reformatting' Read More
Spotlight
read the article 'Media Invited to Take a Spin With NASA Cutting-edge Mars Landing Technology'
March 26, 2015

NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) project will be flying a rocket-powered, saucer-shaped test vehicle into near-space from the Navy's Pacific Missile Range Facility on Kauai, Hawaii, in June.
read the article 'Media Invited to Take a Spin With NASA Cutting-edge Mars Landing Technology' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'NASA's Opportunity Mars Rover Finishes Marathon, Clocks in at Just Over 11 Years'
March 24, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Opportunity Mars Rover Passes Marathon Distance
read the article 'NASA's Opportunity Mars Rover Finishes Marathon, Clocks in at Just Over 11 Years' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'Curiosity Rover Finds Biologically Useful Nitrogen on Mars'
March 24, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

A team using the Sample Analysis at Mars (SAM) instrument suite aboard NASA's Curiosity rover has made the first detection of nitrogen on the surface of Mars from release during heating of Martian sediments.
read the article 'Curiosity Rover Finds Biologically Useful Nitrogen on Mars' Read More
Feature
read the article 'NASA Reformats Memory of Longest-Running Mars Rover'
March 23, 2015

Operators of NASA's Opportunity Mars rover have reformatted the rover's onboard flash memory so the team can resume storing data overnight on the rover.
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Press Release
read the article 'NASA Spacecraft Detects Aurora and Mysterious Dust Cloud around Mars'
March 18, 2015
Credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft has observed two unexpected phenomena in the Martian atmosphere.
read the article 'NASA Spacecraft Detects Aurora and Mysterious Dust Cloud around Mars' Read More
Feature
read the article 'On Pi Day, How Scientists Use This Number'
March 12, 2015

If you like numbers, you will love March 14, 2015. When written as a numerical date, it's 3/14/15, corresponding to the first five digits of pi (3.1415) -- a once-in-a-century coincidence!
read the article 'On Pi Day, How Scientists Use This Number' Read More
Status Report
read the article 'Rover Arm Delivers Rock Powder Sample'
March 12, 2015

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover used its robotic arm Wednesday, March 11, to sieve and deliver a rock-powder sample to an onboard instrument.
read the article 'Rover Arm Delivers Rock Powder Sample' Read More
Status Report
read the article 'Use of Rover Arm Expected to Resume in a Few Days'
March 6, 2015

Managers of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover mission expect to approve resumption of rover arm movements as early as next week while continuing analysis of what appears to be an intermittent short circuit in the drill.
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Press Release
read the article 'Rover Examining Odd Mars Rocks at Valley Overlook'
March 5, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity is investigating unusual rocks before reformatting the rover's memory and continued driving toward "Marathon Valley."
read the article 'Rover Examining Odd Mars Rocks at Valley Overlook' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'Single Site on Mars Advanced for 2016 NASA Lander'
March 4, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's next mission to Mars, InSight, is on track to launch a year from today and to study the Red Planet's interior to learn about how rocky planets like Earth evolved.
read the article 'Single Site on Mars Advanced for 2016 NASA Lander' Read More
Status Report
read the article 'Testing to Diagnose Power Event in Mars Rover'
March 3, 2015

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover is expected to remain stationary for several days for engineering analysis following an onboard fault-protection action on Feb. 27.
read the article 'Testing to Diagnose Power Event in Mars Rover' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover Drills at 'Telegraph Peak''
February 25, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Sample-collection drilling that NASA's Curiosity Mars rover completed Tuesday will likely be the last before the rover departs "Pahrump Hills."
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Press Release
read the article 'Latest Selfie from NASA Mars Rover Shows Wide Context'
February 24, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover used the camera on its robotic arm to record the pieces of a portrait that shows the rover within a panorama of the area it is studying.
read the article 'Latest Selfie from NASA Mars Rover Shows Wide Context' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'NASA's MAVEN Spacecraft Completes First Deep Dip Campaign'
February 19, 2015
Credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

NASA'S Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution has completed the first of five deep-dip maneuvers designed to gather measurements closer to the lower end of the Martian upper atmosphere.
read the article 'NASA's MAVEN Spacecraft Completes First Deep Dip Campaign' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'Mars Rover Nearing Marathon Achievement'
February 10, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Since landing on Mars in January 2004, NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity has driven nearly as far as a marathon footrace.
read the article 'Mars Rover Nearing Marathon Achievement' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'NASA Spacecraft Completes 40,000 Mars Orbits'
February 9, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has exceeded 40,000 trips around Mars and continues to study patterns of change on the Red Planet.
read the article 'NASA Spacecraft Completes 40,000 Mars Orbits' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Analyzing Sample of Martian Mountain'
February 5, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover is analyzing a rock-powder sample collected by using the rover's drill in a gentler manner than at previous drill targets.
read the article 'NASA's Curiosity Analyzing Sample of Martian Mountain' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'Mars Orbiter Spies Curiosity Rover at Work'
February 4, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter recently caught a view of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover studying an outcrop at the base of a Martian mountain.
read the article 'Mars Orbiter Spies Curiosity Rover at Work' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'Hilltop Panorama Marks Mars Rover's 11th Anniversary'
January 22, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

A panorama from one of the highest elevations that NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity has reached in its 11 years on Mars includes the U.S. flag at the summit.
read the article 'Hilltop Panorama Marks Mars Rover's 11th Anniversary' Read More
Feature
read the article 'Helicopter Could be 'Scout' for Mars Rovers'
January 22, 2015

A proposed helicopter could triple the distances that Mars rovers can drive in a Martian day and help pinpoint interesting targets for study.
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Press Release
read the article 'NASA, Microsoft Collaboration Will Allow Scientists to 'Work on Mars''
January 21, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA and Microsoft have teamed up to develop software called OnSight, a new technology that will enable scientists to work virtually on Mars using wearable technology called Microsoft HoloLens.
read the article 'NASA, Microsoft Collaboration Will Allow Scientists to 'Work on Mars'' Read More
Press Release
read the article ''Lost' 2003 Mars Lander Found by Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter'
January 16, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

The Beagle 2 Mars Lander, built by the United Kingdom, has been thought lost on Mars since 2003, but has now been found in images from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.
read the article ''Lost' 2003 Mars Lander Found by Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter' Read More
Feature
read the article 'Crystal-Rich Rock 'Mojave' is Next Mars Drill Target'
January 14, 2015

This week, NASA's Curiosity Mars rover is preparing to drill its second sample of Mount Sharp. An upgraded version of its onboard software is ready for installation next week.
read the article 'Crystal-Rich Rock 'Mojave' is Next Mars Drill Target' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Opportunity Climbs to High Point on Rim'
January 8, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity, continuing to drive while engineers tackle a flash-memory issue, has reached a crater-rim high point on "Cape Tribulation."
read the article 'NASA Mars Rover Opportunity Climbs to High Point on Rim' Read More
Press Release
read the article 'New Project Scientist for Mars Rover'
January 5, 2015
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Curiosity Names New Rover Project Scientist
read the article 'New Project Scientist for Mars Rover' Read More

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