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Jul 29, 2015 08:17 AM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity went out of its way to investigate a rock the likes of which it has never seen before on the Red Planet.
Jul 23, 2015 02:56 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Newly released images taken by NASA's New Horizons spacecraft show a second range of mountains in Pluto's heart-shaped, bright region, named Tombaugh Regio.
Jul 21, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
An Arctic crater holds promise for figuring out how to spot something interesting on the moon or Mars, an astronaut says.
Jul 13, 2015 12:15 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
While all eyes are on Pluto, NASA's New Horizons mission is also beaming back intriguing views of the dwarf planet's largest moon, Charon. Continue reading →
Jun 24, 2015 08:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Venus is looking hot. And it looks like lava might be causing it.
Jun 19, 2015 06:39 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Titan's alien lakes of methane may be formed from the same processes that create sinkholes on Earth.
Jun 11, 2015 06:12 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
As NASA's New Horizons spacecraft careens through the solar system with Pluto in its cross-hairs, new detail in the dwarf planet's surface is popping into view at an ever increasing rate.
Apr 8, 2015 02:58 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Glaciers beneath the dusty sands of Mars contain enough water to coat the planet with more than three feet of ice, a new study shows.
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