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Apr 7, 2014 02:19 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
NASA's Mars rover is exploring a region nicknamed "the Kimberly" after an Australian region -- but it seems the area is a little more 'Australian' than mission managers thought. Continue reading →
Feb 13, 2014 11:20 AM ET // AFP
China's troubled Jade Rabbit lunar rover has survived a bitterly cold 14-day lunar night, prompting hopes it can be repaired after suffering a malfunction last month.
Jan 24, 2014 12:53 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Ten years ago to the day, the second of two NASA Mars rovers touched down on the Red Planet to begin an odyssey of science and discovery that is still surpassing all expectations.
Jan 23, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
New evidence from NASA’s senior robotic Mars scout, Opportunity, shows life-friendly water once mixed with clay-bearing rocks that now lie on the broken rim of Endeavour Crater.
Dec 20, 2013 12:28 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
In an orbital first, a robot has held its own in a conversation with a human.
Dec 8, 2013 05:38 AM ET // Irene Klotz
A $30 million Google-backed competition to land a spacecraft on the moon may be about to be scooped... by China.
Dec 5, 2013 03:13 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
Explore the strangely fascinating phenomenon of robots snapping self portraits while doing cutting-edge science in space!
Nov 20, 2013 04:48 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Rover engineers are troubleshooting a power glitch that came to light on Sunday -- as a precaution, all science operations have been suspended. Continue reading →
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