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Aug 20, 2015 08:17 AM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
The 1-ton Curiosity rover snapped several low-angle shots with the camera at the end of its robotic arm.
Aug 14, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Spacecraft landings and water evidence are just some of the cool things NASA Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has spotted in its 10 years after launching to the Red Planet.
Aug 6, 2015 12:53 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
A NASA spacecraft will launch in March with a plan to probe the planet's interior and measure any 'marsquakes' that occur. Continue reading →
Aug 5, 2015 12:40 PM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has now been trundling across the Red Planet for three very productive and eventful years.
Aug 6, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Scientists are meeting this week to discuss landing sites for NASA’s next Mars rover, that will look for past life and stash rocky samples for Earth-return. These are some of the landing sites under consideration.
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 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 16, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
As New Horizons speeds past Pluto, it's natural to wonder what we can look forward to now. Luckily, there's a fleet of spacecraft prepared to soar all over the solar system in the coming years.
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