Mars: Page: 2

This is page 2 of the Mars posts on Science, Space & Robots.

European Space Agency Considering Using Snake Robot to Explore Mars
The European Space Agency is considering using a snake robot to explore Mars. (September 18, 2013)

Curiosity Rover Observes Two Moons Passing in the Martian Night
This sped-up movie shows the Curiosity rover observing two moons passing the Martian night (August 16, 2013)

NASA's Curiosity Rover Celebrates First Year on Mars
NASA's Curiosity rover has now been on Mars for over a year. (August 6, 2013)

NASA's Curiosity Rover Shares 1.3 Billion Pixel Mars Panorama
NASA's Curiosity rover has shared 1.3 billion pixel panorama of the Rocknest site. (June 19, 2013)

Mars Pebble Discovery Indicates Ancient Flowing Stream
Analysis of pebble-containing slabs on Mars indicates ancient, flowing stream that was ankle-deep to hip-deep. (May 31, 2013)

78,000 People Apply for One-Way Trip to Mars Through Mars One
Nearly 80,000 people have already applied for a one-way trip to Mars through Mars One, a Dutch non-profit that plans to establish a human settlement on Mars in 2023. (May 10, 2013)

NASA's MAVEN Magnetometer to Measure Martian Magnetic Field
NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) magnetometer will measure the magnetic field on Mars. (March 27, 2013)

Martian Crater May Have Contained Lake Fed by Underground Water
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) looked down on the floor of McLaughlin Crater, a 57 mile diameter and 1. (January 24, 2013)

ESA Shares Images of Reull Vallis, a River-like Structure on Mars
The European Space Agency has shared new images of the Reull Vallis, a river-like structure on Mars. (January 18, 2013)

Researchers Revisit Famous Stanford Marshmallow Test With Added Factor of Reliability
Scientists from the University of Rochester have revisited the famous Stanford marshmallow experiment from the 1960s that tested how long a child would hold out before consuming a yummy fluffy white marshmallow. (October 14, 2012)

NASA's Curiosity Rover Finds Remnants of Ancient Streambed on Mars
NASA's Curiosity rover has found remnants of an ancient streambed on Mars. (September 27, 2012)

Curiosity Rover to Examine Football-Sized Rock
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has selected a football-sized rock to examine with its arm-mounted Alpha Particle X-Ray Spectrometer and its mast-mounted, laser-zapping Chemistry and Camera Instrument. (September 19, 2012)

Opportunity Rover Finds More Little Martian Spheres
Mars Opportunity rover took a photograph of little Martian spheres. (September 17, 2012)

Curiosity Rover Takes Self Portrait
NASA's Curiosity rover snapped this photograph of itself on Mars. (September 10, 2012)

Curiosity Rover Shares New Images of Mount Sharp
NASA's Curiosity rover has returned impressive new images of Mount Sharp, its future science destination, taken by its Mast Camera. (August 28, 2012)

Image of First Laser-Zapped Rock by Curiosity Released
Curiosity has already zapped its first rock on Mars with its laser. (August 19, 2012)

Curiosity Rover Getting Brain Transplant as Driving Smarts are Installed
NASA reports that Curiosity will be getting a "brain transplant" over the weekend. (August 10, 2012)

First Images Taken by Curiosity's Navigation Cameras Revealed
NASA has released the first two full-resolution images of the Martian surface taken by the Navigation cameras on NASA's Curiosity rover. (August 8, 2012)

NASA's Curiosity Rover Caught in the Act of Landing
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) snapped an amazing photo of Curiosity during its descent to the Mars surface. (August 6, 2012)

Curiosity Rover Makes Successful Landing on Mars, First Photos Released
NASA's Curiosity rover has successfully landed on Mars in the Gale Crater. (August 6, 2012)