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Feb 15, 2014 09:11 AM ET // Miriam Kramer,
Scientists have solved the mystery of the strange rock on Mars that suddenly appeared next to the Opportunity rover.
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.
Feb 6, 2014 04:18 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Want to feel insignificant? Look at this photograph.
Feb 5, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
On Tuesday at precisely 12:55 p.m. EST (17:55 UTC), Mars rover Curiosity successfully breached the crest of the dune in 'Dingo Gap.'
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 14, 2013 05:31 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Today at 3:35 p.m. EST, the Chinese Chang'E 3 lander lowered its rover to the moon's surface. Continue reading →
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.
Sep 5, 2013 12:01 AM ET // Megan Gannon, News Editor
Engineers are currently working on an algorithm that could help Mars rovers avoid getting stuck in sand traps and other roving hazards.
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