It's hard being a robot exploring another world, as NASA's Mars Science Laboratory has proven this month.
Rover engineers are troubleshooting a power glitch that came to light on Sunday -- as a precaution, all science operations have been suspended. Continue reading →
NASA's Mars Science Laboratory rover Curiosity has found that the Mars topsoil is laced with surprisingly high quantities of the wet stuff. Continue reading →
The discovery of water in the soils of Mars bodes well for potential future settlers, but don't pack your bags quite yet.
NASA's Mars Science Laboratory is really beginning to rip up the Martian regolith, traveling 464 feet (141.5 meters) in one day. Continue reading →
Curiosity has been roving, digging and drilling its way across Mars over the past 12 months -- here's a timelapse video of its journey so far. Continue reading →
It seems that we've been waiting a lifetime for NASA's Mars rover Curiosity to do some serious roving, but the day has finally come. Continue reading →
Close-up imagery of Mars rover Curiosity's aluminum wheels reveal obvious wear and tear -- is such damage expected so early into the mission? Continue reading →
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