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Feb 1, 2016 01:42 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Sure, NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has seen sand before, but this dune is by far the biggest and the six-wheeled rover is making the most of it.
Jan 7, 2016 11:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
As NASA's Curiosity rover investigates Mars dunes up close, we're beginning to scratch the surface of a larger, sandy mystery.
Dec 31, 2015 08:00 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
Find out the results of this year's readers' choice poll for favorite space story of the year! Can you guess #1?
Nov 30, 2015 09:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
The search for Mars' 'missing' atmospheric carbon has been called off as the planet may not have had a thick ancient atmosphere after all.
Nov 18, 2015 11:00 PM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
NASA's Curiosity rover will soon get history's first up-close look at Martian sand dunes.
Nov 15, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Chemical analysis by NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity indicates that water made several repeat appearances to create the rich mineral veins at a site called “Garden City” in the lower part of Mount Sharp.
Oct 8, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
About the time that life was taking hold on Earth, Mars not only had the ingredients for life as well, but long-lived lakes that could support it, new research from NASA’s Curiosity rover team shows.
Sep 1, 2015 05:32 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
We've seen rats, yetis, faces, even elephants on Mars, but this new image captured by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity is one of the most fascinating views of a rock formation on the Martian surface yet.
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