ExoMars

January 26, 2017

Tiny Spacecraft Sees Water at Rosetta's Comet While Stranded in Earth Orbit

The Japanese PROCYON spacecraft may have gotten stuck in Earth orbit after launch, but it’s been able to do some impressive observations of 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko from afar. […]
January 26, 2017

Tiny Spacecraft Sees Water at Rosetta’s Comet While Stranded in Earth Orbit

The Japanese PROCYON spacecraft may have gotten stuck in Earth orbit after launch, but it’s been able to do some impressive observations of 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko from afar. […]
June 15, 2016

SHOULD WE SEARCH FOR LIFE ON MARS BEFORE SENDING ASTRONAUTS?

Mars has water. Not just ice and snow, but liquid, flowing water. It’s salty and scant, but water is one of the essential ingredients for life […]
March 15, 2016

European Space Agency’s ExoMars successfully starts its journey to the red planet

The first phase of ExoMars, an uncrewed Mars mission from the European Space Agency (ESA), successfully launched today from Baikonur, Kazakhstan. Lifting off on a Russian […]
March 12, 2016

ExoMars Mission Launches On Monday To Search For Signs Of Life On Mars

European Space Agency’s long-awaited astrobiology project is set to take off Could there be life on Mars? The red planet would not be an easy place […]
September 4, 2014

ExoMars Hunting: Where Should The European Rover Land?

Picking a landing site on Mars is a complex process. There’s the need to balance scientific return with the capabilities of whatever vehicle you’re sending out […]
September 5, 2013

NASA studying four landing site options for 2016 Mars mission

NASA is weighing candidate landing sites for its next mission to the surface of Mars, a three-legged probe that will study the Red Planet‘s core in […]
December 10, 2012

To reach final frontier, NASA can't go it alone

Washington: If NASA wants to help humans boldly go where no man has gone before, the US space agency must work with other countries, say experts who […]