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Feb 17, 2019
Year in space puts astronaut's immune system on high alert, changes gene activityThese changes are raising new questions for doctors as the space agency aims to send people to Mars.
Feb 14, 2019
NASA pulls the plug on Opportunity Rover after an epic 15-year Mars missionOpportunity’s equipment may have been compromised by the dust storm that struck the rover.
Feb 13, 2019
NASA set to pull the plug on its Opportunity rover, silent for 8 months on MarsNow it’s up to NASA's Curiosity and the newest, InSight lander to carry on the exploration.
Feb 07, 2019
Tiny Cubesats fall silent beyond Mars after proving their new space tech worksThe InSight Mars lander's companions WALL-E & EVE were the first CubeSats in deep space.
Feb 05, 2019
SpaceX completes first test of a new Raptor engine for its Mars-ready BFR rocketThe test, short though it was, reveals a lot to the engineers working on its development.
Feb 02, 2019
NASA’s Curiosity rover finds that Martian rocks are more porous than expectedThe discovery also gives scientists a novel technique to use in future as the rover continues its trek.
Jan 14, 2019
China to collect samples from the moon in Chang’e-5 mission by the end of 2019The agency is aiming to get samples from the moon this year & send a probe to Mars by 2020.
Dec 28, 2018
Space travel isn't reducing astronauts' lifespans but lengthening it, study claimsBoth athletes & astronauts had a lower risk of premature death than the general population: Study.
Dec 01, 2018
NASA's InSight seems to have landed at a slight angle, mission engineers not worriedNASA expects better images from InSight soon, once it sheds the dust covers protecting its cameras.
Nov 27, 2018
NASA InSight lands safely on Mars, begins early tests on its dusty, equatorial home after relaying first images from the Red PlanetNASA's InSight spacecraft is stationary & will operate from the same spot for the next 2 years.