Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter

January 12, 2016

These Are NASA's 'Spiders' on Mars

David Bowie will live on in space, but his lyrics are present in physical form within our Solar System, too. These geological features are what NASA […]
November 6, 2015

Mars atmosphere 'eroded by Sun activity'

Scientists think they are getting closer to explaining precisely how Mars lost much of its atmosphere. Researchers working on the US space agency’s Maven satellite have […]
October 11, 2015

NASA shows where Matt Damon would have been stranded on Mars

NASA’s love for The Martian movie is seemingly endless. In another publicity stunt for the sci-fi film, the space agency posted images taken by the Mars […]
September 13, 2015

Gigantic ice slab found on Mars just beneath surface

Scientists surprised by age, size and location of the 130 feet ice slab. Researchers have discovered an enormous slab of ice just beneath the surface of […]
April 17, 2015

Nasa spacecraft that found water on Mercury prepares to crash into planet

Preparing for the Messenger probe’s final days before it smashes into Mercury, Nasa presented its accomplishments on Thursday, including the discovery of water on the planet closest […]
January 16, 2015

Lost Beagle2 probe found 'intact' on Mars

High-resolution images taken from orbit have identified its landing location, and it looks to be in one piece. The UK-led probe tried to make a soft […]
October 22, 2014

NASA unveils fascinating images of Mars-buzzing comet

NASA just released an image that shows four vague blobs of light. Normally, such an image wouldn’t create much excitement, but this particular image is pretty […]
October 18, 2014

The once in a million year flypast of Mars

Nasa is making final preparations for a once-in-a-million-years journey as a comet grazes the atmosphere of Mars on Sunday. Comet C/2013 A1, also known as comet […]
March 20, 2014

NASA Orbiter Finds New Gully Channel on Mars

A comparison of images taken by the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera on NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter in November 2010 and May 2013 reveal […]