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Mar 01, 2018
NASA's Curiosity rover conducts a new method to drill on Mars to collect samplesCuriosity has used its drill to collect samples 15 times since landing in 2012. Then, in December of 2016, a key part of the drill stopped working.
Jan 06, 2018
NASA's Curiosity Rover reveals reveals images from Mars that look 'remarkably similar' to trace fossilsThe first new batch of 2018 photographs taken Curiosity Lens Imager (MAHLI) could be similar to Ordovician trace fossils.
Dec 11, 2017
NASA reveals how planned Mars 2020 mission will bring Martian samples safely back to EarthMars 2020 relies heavily on the system designs and spare hardware previously created for Mars Science Laboratory's Curiosity rover, which landed in 2012.
Nov 29, 2017
NASA to send an unnamed rover vehicle to Mars in 2020; will search for signs of ancient microbial lifeNASA has successfully landed spacecraft on Mars seven times and is using the International Space Station to prepare for human missions to the moon and Mars.
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