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UAE to build first city on Mars by 2117

February 16, 2017 5:26 pm

The UAE will set a plan to prepare national cadres that can achieve scientific breakthroughs to facilitate the transport of people to the Mars.

NASA shortlists three landing sites for Mars rover mission in 2020

February 13, 2017 4:07 pm

NASA scientists have shortlisted three potential landing sites for the upcoming Mars rover mission that is set to launch in 2020.

Swirling spirals spotted at the Mars North Pole

February 06, 2017 1:23 pm

European Space Agency's Mars Express has beamed back images that show distinctive dark spiralling troughs on the red planet's North polar ice cap.

Two billion years of volcanic activity on Mars unveiled

February 03, 2017 2:31 pm

Scientists have uncovered evidence of at least two billion years of volcanic activity on Mars, after analysing a meteorite from the red planet.

Bursts of methane may have warmed early Mars

January 25, 2017 3:34 pm

Ancient Mars may have had warm periods that allowed the red planet to support liquid water on its surface.

NASA wants users to pick picture sites from Jupiter probe camera

January 23, 2017 3:04 pm

NASA has, for the first time, offered space enthusiasts an opportunity to vote on the site of images that the JunoCam will capture.

Freeze-dried food and 1 bathroom: 6 simulate Mars in dome

January 21, 2017 1:15 pm

Six scientists will spend eight months to gain insight into psychological toll a similar real-life voyage

Microbes could survive in thin air of Mars, say scientists

January 18, 2017 1:24 pm

Methane-producing microbes, the simplest and most ancient organisms on Earth could survive the extremely thin air of Mars, say scientists.

NASA probe spots troughs on Mars growing into 'spiders'

December 22, 2016 10:07 am

The spiders range in size from tens to hundreds of metres. Multiple channels typically converge at a central pit, resembling the legs and body of a spider.

First boron detection on Mars points to habitability

December 16, 2016 1:22 pm

NASA's Curiosity rovers detection indicates that groundwater may have possibly been suitable for microbial life in the ancient past.


NASA confirms Mars has water: Here is a closer look at some pictures

September 29, 2015 11:06 am

NASA has confirmed evidence of water on Mars in an important discovery. Check out some stunning pictures of the red planet which have hinted at evidence of war on Mars earlier

Ten 'breathtaking pictures from India's Mars orbiter'

August 18, 2015 9:37 pm

ISRO's Pictures from Mars Colour Camera (MCC) onboard India’s Mars Orbiter Spacecraft.