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Nov 01, 2017
NASA's 2020 Mars mission rover will pack 23 cameras for enhanced visionWhen NASA's Mars Pathfinder touched down in 1997, it had five cameras. The subsequent Spirit and Opportunity rovers were designed with 10 cameras each.
Oct 24, 2017
NASA is cautiously figuring a way to get the Curiosity Rover to drill for samples on Mars againThe bit was extended with a feed mechanism within the drill, which stopped functioning regularly in 2016.
Sep 28, 2017
Australia is planning to create a national space agencyAustralia on Monday committed to creating a national space agency as it looks to cash in on the lucrative and fast-evolving astronautical sector.
Aug 10, 2017
Five years of NASA's Curiosity rover exploring Mars in picturesNASA's Curiosity rover which found that that Mars had the right chemistry to support living microbes has marked five years of exploring the Red Planet.
Aug 07, 2017
NASA celebrates five years of the Curiosity rover exploring MarsOn August 5, 2012, the NASA mission team exalted at radio confirmation and first images from Curiosity after the rover's touchdown.
Jun 22, 2017
NASA's Mars Orbiter captures an image of the Curiosity rover amid rocky mountainside terrainNASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has captured a view of the Curiosity rover amid rocky mountain terrain on Mars on 5 June
Jun 14, 2017
NASA's Curiosity rover finds a wide diversity of minerals on MarsThe minerals found in the Mount Sharp mountain, suggest that conditions changed in the water environments on the Red Planet over time.
Jun 08, 2017
NASA picks 12 astronauts from 18,300 applicants, the first new class of space fliers in five yearsThe astronauts have two years of training before they are eligible for flight assignments.
Jun 07, 2017
Data from the Curiosity rover suggests a crater on Mars contained a lake that could support lifeNew data from the Curiosity rover forms the basis of a theory that the Gale crater had been home to a lake with conditions suitable for life.
May 31, 2017
Mars had flowing water for long time, reveals high-silica 'halos'Ancient Mars had flowing water much longer than previously believed, suggests pale zones called "halos" with high concentration of silica on the Red Planet.