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December 29, 2015

NASA Needs Lander To Find Life On Ceres

Ceres — the dwarf planet that has kept the world on tenterhooks with each new image from NASA ’s Dawn spacecraft — is still an odds-on […]
June 2, 2015

The mysterious blue lagoons of MARS

An image has emerged showing what looks like hints of blue, liquid water gathering on Mars’ surface. But according to the European Space Agency (Esa), these […]
May 24, 2015

ESA Mars Explorer Finds Monster Crater Created By What Could Be A Yellowstone-Like Supervolcano

Scientists at the European Space Agency (ESA) have discovered what appears to be the remains of a supervolcano on the surface of the planet Mars. According […]
May 1, 2015

Nasa Messenger spacecraft completes four-year mission to Mercury

A Nasa spacecraft crashed into the planet Mercury on Thursday, ending its four-year mission to explore the planet by creating a new crater on its surface. Out of […]
August 15, 2014

Meteor Impact Craters Around the World – The Infographic

Hey there meteorite fans! We all want to get our hands on some of the most beautiful (and if possible, rare!) meteorites out there. But have […]
November 12, 2013

GRAIL Mission Tells New Story About The Moon’s Face

Scientists have long believed that the moon’s trademark craters were created from the impact of massive asteroids, but new research appearing in the journal Science suggests that smaller […]
May 27, 2013

Alien Debris Found in Lunar Craters

Strange minerals detected at the centers of impact craters on the moon may be the shattered remains of the space rocks that made the craters and not exhumed […]
March 28, 2013

The Dark, Dusty Graves of the GRAIL Spacecraft

The twin GRAIL probes were sent into orbit around the Moon in the last days of 2011, designed to use gravity itself to measure the Moon’s interior composition […]
January 31, 2013

More Evidence That Mars Once Had Flowing Water

Mars is cold, dry, and apparently dead. But it wasn’t always this way. I’ve written before aboutthe evidence of past liquid water on Mars; there are […]