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NASA conducts test drive on Mars-bound Perseverance rover’s twin — Optimism — on Earth
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NASA conducts test drive on Mars-bound Perseverance rover’s twin — Optimism — on Earth

Optimism will share space in the Mars Yard with Maggie, the engineering model that stands in for NASA's Curiosity rover.

NASA shares incredible pictures of Mars captured by Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter to celebrate its 15th anniversary
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NASA shares incredible pictures of Mars captured by Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter to celebrate its 15th anniversary

The orbiter has managed to capture the multiple spacecrafts - Spirit, Opportunity as well as the Curiosity rover - trekking and exploring Mars.

On NASA's Curiosity rover's eight anniversary, here are some of its top findings on Mars
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On NASA's Curiosity rover's eight anniversary, here are some of its top findings on Mars

The car-sized rover created by NASA has travelled a total of 23.06km on the Red Planet while providing us with several images and important data.

Perserverance will carry more than 10 million names to Mars when it launched this July
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Perserverance will carry more than 10 million names to Mars when it launched this July

The rover is a robotic scientist will look for signs of past microbial life and collect samples for a future return to Earth.

Butterflies on Mars? Or is it snake or lizard? No, it's just spacecraft debris, says NASA
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Butterflies on Mars? Or is it snake or lizard? No, it's just spacecraft debris, says NASA

UFO expert says that the cocoon on Mars is proof that there is life on Mars because the butterfly flew away.

Mars 2020 rover will head to the Red Planet next year, announces NASA
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Mars 2020 rover will head to the Red Planet next year, announces NASA

Mars 2020 will explore a landscape shaped by water which is the 'Jezero Crater', the site of an ancient delta

The mystery of Mars' missing methane might finally have been solved
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The mystery of Mars' missing methane might finally have been solved

Researchers were able to calculate that 2.8 kg of Methane is emitted per day from Gale Crater.

On NASA's Mars Curiosity rover's seventh birthday, here are some of its biggest finds
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On NASA's Mars Curiosity rover's seventh birthday, here are some of its biggest finds

Curiosity is the largest rover built by NASA till date, weighing 899 kgs and moving at a speed of 30 mph.

In Photos: Space rovers that empowered humankind's exploration of space
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In Photos: Space rovers that empowered humankind's exploration of space

Here is a quick chronological glance at the space rovers that have gone to Mars and the Moon.

NASA's Curiosity rover has found high amount of clay minerals on Mars' Mount Sharp
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NASA's Curiosity rover has found high amount of clay minerals on Mars' Mount Sharp

The rover drilled two rock samples called 'Aberlady' and 'Kilmarie' in a section of the planet called the 'clay-bearing unit.'

NASA's InSight to land on Mars at 1.30 am tonight: Here's how to watch it live
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NASA's InSight to land on Mars at 1.30 am tonight: Here's how to watch it live

Data collected by NASA's InSight will help scientists understand the formation of all rocky worlds.

Driving Mars Curiosity Rover remotely on the red planet and challenges encountered
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Driving Mars Curiosity Rover remotely on the red planet and challenges encountered

The Curiosity rover executes the commands, moving slowly to its designated position, at a maximum speed of 35 to 110 meters (yards) per hour.

NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity takes dusty yet cool panorama after sampling study
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NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity takes dusty yet cool panorama after sampling study

A thin layer of dust is visible on Curiosity, the result of a storm that enveloped Mars this summer.

NASA's Curiosity Rover celebrates a lonely and quiet sixth birthday on Mars
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NASA's Curiosity Rover celebrates a lonely and quiet sixth birthday on Mars

Contrary to reports that Curiosity sings itself 'Happy Birthday' every year, that feat happened only once in 2013.

NASA probe might have destroyed organic molecules found on Mars: Report
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NASA probe might have destroyed organic molecules found on Mars: Report

NASA's twin Viking landers conducted the first experiments that searched for organic matter on Mars.

NASA’s Curiosity manages a quick selfie just before the great Martian dust storm
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NASA’s Curiosity manages a quick selfie just before the great Martian dust storm

NASA's Curiosity studying the soil at the Gale Crater and is expected to remain largely unaffected.

Images by NASA's Curiosity rover may hold clues about Martian dust storms
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Images by NASA's Curiosity rover may hold clues about Martian dust storms

With NASA engineers yet to make contact with the Opportunity Mars rover, scientists hope to learn about Martian dust storms from Curiosity probe's images

NASA's Curiosity Rover discovers more organic compounds on Mars, which could once have been food for ancient life
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NASA's Curiosity Rover discovers more organic compounds on Mars, which could once have been food for ancient life

NASA emphasized that these kinds of particles could have been the food source for hypothetical microbial life on Mars.

NASA says crack in the Mars 2020 rover's heat shield will not change the mission's launch date
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NASA says crack in the Mars 2020 rover's heat shield will not change the mission's launch date

The fracture, which occurred near the shield's outer edge and spans the circumference of the component, was discovered by NASA on April 12.

Image of Martian rock resembling ancient Egyptian warrior woman sparks debate on humanity's alien origins
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Image of Martian rock resembling ancient Egyptian warrior woman sparks debate on humanity's alien origins

The discovery was made by Joe White while he was browsing through some of NASA's released pictures from the Curiosity rover.