With its vast solar arrays on display at a Lockheed Martin Space Systems clean room in Denver, Colo., NASA's next mission to Mars stands proud.
After a public vote, landing site "J" finally has a name. Continue reading →
On Friday, the European Rosetta mission carried out its second and final 'deterministic' maneuver that put the satellite into its planned lander delivery orbit. Continue reading →
The next NASA robot to touch down on the surface of Mars will soon begin taking shape.
Europe’s Rosetta comet probe is due to end 31 months of deep space slumber with a wake-up call at 5 a.m. EST on Monday.
The long-lost Soviet Mars 3 lander may have been imaged from orbit, 41 years after the lost mission touched down. ->