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Apr 02, 2019
Mars may still have an active groundwater system below the surface, says studyThe study found that there is an active system, 750 metres deep from which water rises to the surface.
Sep 26, 2018
NASA's silent Opportunity rover spotted by Mars Orbiter after storm subsidedOpportunity was descending into the valley when a dust storm swept over the region in end of May.
Jan 12, 2018
Scientists reportedly locate large amounts of clean water-ice just below the surface of MarsThese newly discovered sites show the formation of ice starting from as low as 1 meter and stretching to nearly 100's of meters below Mars' surface.
Oct 11, 2017
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter finds origin of sand on the red planetThe fact that we see active sand dunes on Mars today requires that sand particles must be resupplied to replace the grains that are lost over time.
Aug 25, 2017
Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter captures stunning images of snowy dunes on the surface of MarsThis image was taken by the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera on Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, NASA said.
Apr 28, 2017
Nasa's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter beams home images of the Ganges Chasma, named after India's GangaThe Ganges Chasma is a deep canyon at the eastern end of the Valles Marineris, one of the largest canyon systems in the solar system.
Dec 21, 2016
Nasa orbiter detects infant versions of 'spiders' on MarsUsing Nasa's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) data, researchers have detected cumulative growth of erosion-carved troughs that may be infant versions of larger features known as Martian "spiders," which are radially patterned channels found only in the south polar region of the Red Planet.
Oct 22, 2016
Schiaparelli Mars lander may have exploded on impact: European Space AgencyEuropean Space Agency's Mars lander may have exploded on impact with the red planet, scientists suggest after preliminary analysis of new images taken by a Nasa probe
Jul 10, 2016
NASA Orbiter finds carbon dioxide frost that disappears overnight in dusty Mars regionsNASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has found that carbon dioxide ice more often covers the ground at night in some mid-latitude regions than in polar regions of the Red Planet, where it is generally absent for much of summer and fall.
Dec 29, 2015
Rumble on the Red Planet: NASA releases image of landslide on MarsNASA has released an image of a relatively fresh landslide on Mars that shows boulder-covered landslip along a canyon wall.