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Oct 1, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
It might kill us, but the perchlorate-rich liquid water of Mars could be our best opportunity yet of rooting out the possibility of microbial Martian life.
Sep 28, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Scientists have their first evidence that trickles of liquid water play a role in sculpting mysterious dark streaks that appear during summertime months on Mars.
Sep 28, 2015 08:30 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Once again the world is abuzz about water on Mars -- what's the fuss about this time?
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.
Jun 4, 2015 04:53 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
The Earth and Mars will be on opposite sides of the sun this month, meaning we'll lose contact with our beloved Mars rovers and orbiters.
Apr 22, 2015 02:47 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) has spotted its roving buddy Curiosity on the Martian landscape, but the rover seems to be missing its tell-tale tracks in the red planet's dirt.
Mar 28, 2015 02:33 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
After Curiosity dramatically touched down on Mars in 2012, it kicked up some dirt that still hasn't faded from view.
Feb 5, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
Like a coworker looking over her shoulder in the office, Curiosity has a Martian colleague checking up on her progress from high above.
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