Curiosity (rover)

March 9, 2015

NASA Eyes New Mars Orbiter for 2022

WASHINGTON — NASA will launch a new telecommunications orbiter to the red planet in 2022 to follow the sample-caching Mars 2020 rover, the agency’s new Mars […]
February 25, 2015

NASA rover clicks stunning selfie on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity rover has clicked a selfie showing the vehicle at the “Mojave” site on the Red Planet where its drill collected the mission’s second taste […]
February 24, 2015

The 5 coolest NASA missions that never happened

NASA is full of ambitious dreamers. But those dreams cost money. And Congress has to approve them first. Ever since the end of the Apollo program, […]
January 23, 2015

NASA and Microsoft Collaboration Will Allow Scientists to ‘Walk on Mars’

Raw video for media Use. NASA and Microsoft have teamed up to develop software called OnSight, a new technology that will enable scientists to work virtually […]
January 21, 2015

NASA Cuts ISS Live Feed As 'UFO' Appears

They did it in the sixties. And they’re still doing it now. A strange grey UFO has caused something of a stir in the conspiracy community […]
January 15, 2015

NASA Curiosity rover’s drill smashes Mars rock, collects important samples

NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover drilled a test hole in its latest rock target, called Mojave, which could reveal a bit more about the Red Planet’s composition. […]
December 18, 2014

Methane 'belches' detected on Mars

Nasa’s Curiosity rover has detected methane on Mars – a gas that could hint at past or present life on the planet. The robot sees very […]
December 9, 2014

Curiosity Mars rover 'solves mountain riddle'

Scientists working on Nasa’s Curiosity rover think they can now explain why there is a huge mountain at the robot’s landing site in Mars’s Gale Crater. […]
December 3, 2014

NASA's Journey to Mars

NASA is developing the capabilities needed to send humans to an asteroid by 2025 and Mars in the 2030s – goals outlined in the bipartisan NASA […]