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In a rocky Israeli crater, scientists simulate life on Mars

Published on Oct 11, 2021 12:09 PM IST

Signs of life on Mars? Nasa rover gets images of ancient river delta

The images from Mars reveal how water helped shape the Red Planet's landscape billions of years ago, providing clues that will guide the search for evidence of ancient life, a study said. 
Published on Oct 08, 2021 07:02 AM IST

Study finds Mars' surface got shaped by furious floods from overflowing craters

The findings of the study were published in the journal 'Nature'.
Published on Oct 04, 2021 12:35 PM IST

Scientists create concrete-like material from blood, sweat & tears of astronauts

A common protein from blood plasma could act as a binder for simulated moon or Mars dust to produce a concrete-like material named AstroCrete.
Published on Sep 20, 2021 10:11 PM IST

NASA confirms Perseverance Mars rover got its first piece of rock

Perseverance uses a drill and a hollow coring bit at the end of its 7-foot-long (2-meter-long) robotic arm to extract samples.
Published on Sep 07, 2021 06:05 AM IST

Nasa's Perseverance rover locks new target on Mars after failed sample attempt

NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover will abrade the rock at the center of this image, allowing scientists and engineers to assess whether it would hold up to the rover’s more powerful sampling drill.
Published on Aug 27, 2021 06:07 PM IST

NASA Mars rover fails to collect rock in search of alien life

The mission took off from Florida a little over a year ago and Perseverance, which is the size of a large family car, landed on February 18 in the Jezero Crater.
Published on Aug 07, 2021 02:54 PM IST

'Mail from Mars’ brings new images of the Red Planet. Seen viral pics yet?

The image of Mars was shared on Instagram by Nasa.
Published on Jul 31, 2021 04:23 PM IST

Clays likely source of Mars 'lakes', setback to liquid water hypothesis

Nasa’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter detected clays nearby these ice sheets at Mars’ south pole.
Published on Jul 29, 2021 10:17 PM IST

Nasa InSight lander reveals deep interior of Mars for first time

Clouds drift over the dome-covered seismometer, known as SEIS, belonging to NASA's InSight lander, on Mars.
Published on Jul 23, 2021 11:45 PM IST

Mars' core, measured on seismic waves, found to be 'surprisingly' large and thin

An artist's impression of the Nasa Mars mission approaching the red planet.
Published on Jul 23, 2021 01:43 PM IST

UAE’s Hope Mars Mission captures new photos of Mars' auroras, shares images

An artist’s impression of how Mars’ discrete aurora might be viewed from different views including the surface of Mars
Updated on Jul 05, 2021 11:46 PM IST

'We're going big': Nasa's Ingenuity copter to push its limits for next flight

NASA's Mars Perseverance rover acquired this image using its Left Mastcam-Z camera.
Published on Jul 03, 2021 12:39 PM IST

Nasa's Perseverance rover 'takes the wheel' in search of signs of ancient life

This photo shows Nasa's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter after its sixth flight, captured by the Mastcam-Z imager aboard Nasa's Perseverance rover.
Published on Jul 02, 2021 06:54 AM IST

Scientists closer to solving methane mystery on Mars, says Nasa

Nasa Curiosity rover’s repeated detections of methane right above the surface of Gale Crater has captivated scientists and nonscientists alike.
Published on Jun 30, 2021 06:40 PM IST

China plans its first crewed mission to Mars in 2033

Crewed launches to Mars are planned for 2033, 2035, 2037, 2041 and beyond, the head of China's main rocket maker, Wang Xiaojun, told a space exploration conference in Russia recently by video link.
Published on Jun 24, 2021 10:24 AM IST

A selfie from Mars: China's Zhurong rover spreads its 'wings' on Red Planet

China’s Zhurong rover with its landing platform in a "selfie" from the surface of the Red Planet.
Published on Jun 12, 2021 02:07 PM IST

Chinese Mars rover beams back first photos

In this black and white photo taken by China's Zhurong Mars rover and made available by the China National Space Administration (CNSA) on Wednesday, extension arms and a departure ramp are deployed on the rover's lander on the surface of Mars.
Published on May 20, 2021 06:09 AM IST

'Nihao Mars': China's Zhurong rover makes history, touches down on red planet

File Photo: Visitors to the National Museum look at the model of the Chinese Mars rover earlier this year in Beijing on Friday, March 12, 2021. China's first Mars rover has been named Zhurong after a traditional fire god, the government announced. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Published on Jun 12, 2021 12:41 PM IST

China's unmanned spacecraft lands on surface of Mars

After more than six months in transit, Tianwen-1 reached the Red Planet in February where it had been in orbit since.
Published on May 15, 2021 08:44 AM IST

Nasa captures sound of chopper blades on Mars

Shadow of Ingenuity on the Martian surface.
Published on May 15, 2021 12:59 AM IST

Bob Marley's son Ziggy Marley to perform at Earth Day Eve 2021 streaming concert

Bob Marley's son Ziggy Marley to perform at Earth Day Eve 2021 streaming concert
Updated on Apr 20, 2021 10:05 AM IST

Nasa believes Ingenuity Mars helicopter will lift off this time. Here’s why

Nasa’s Ingenuity helicopter does a slow spin test of its blades, on April 8, 2021.
Updated on Apr 18, 2021 05:04 PM IST

NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter flight could happen as soon as Monday

Nasa’s Ingenuity helicopter unlocked its blades, allowing them to spin freely,
Published on Apr 18, 2021 05:35 AM IST

Moon-Mars occultation: Rare encounter of celestial bodies to be visible today

The Moon-Mars occultation will also be visible to the naked eye.
Published on Apr 17, 2021 11:11 AM IST

NASA's Ingenuity helicopter survives first night alone on Mars

This NASA photo obtained on March 24, 2021 shows an illustration depicting Mars Helicopter Ingenuity during a test flight on Mars.
Published on Apr 06, 2021 02:25 PM IST

Nasa’s InSight lander has recorded over 500 quakes on Mars. All you need to know

The mission team has started trying to partially insulate the cable from extreme temperature variations.
Published on Apr 02, 2021 09:27 PM IST

Mars' 'missing' water is buried beneath surface, says study

Using observations made by Mars rovers as well as of meteorites from the planet, the team focused on hydrogen, a key component of water.
Published on Mar 17, 2021 07:31 AM IST

Scientists decode how Mars may have lost its atmosphere

Alternatively, planets that lose their magnetic field eventually become inhospitable with loss of their atmosphere, the scientists added.
Published on Feb 20, 2021 05:58 PM IST

China's space probe sends back its first image of Mars

The first image of Mars taken by China's Tianwen-1 unmanned probe is seen in this handout image released by China National Space Administration (CNSA) February 5, 2021.
Published on Feb 06, 2021 08:20 AM IST
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