Discovery News - Mars

Nov 20, 2012
(1 of 9)
UP next
Top 5 Cases For Martian Life
Life on Mars? James Williams looks at 5 reasons scientists think it's possible.
3 Questions: Mars
Have you ever wondered if the human race could survive on Mars? Discovery Channel Space Producer Dave Mosher gets the answer to this question and more.
3 Questions: Mars Tectonics
Who's got the biggest volcanoes - Mars or Earth? Find out that answer and more as James Williams poses 3 questions to a scientist who knows.
The Skinny On Martian Time
Mars time and Earth time are so similar, scientists working on the Phoenix Mars Lander mission are in a constant state of jet lag. Space producer Dave Mosher finds out how they're coping with th ...
Top 5 Mars Phoenix Lander Images
The Mars Phoenix Lander may be out of commission but the images it sent back are still great. James Williams takes a look at our 5 favorites.
3 Questions: Martian Methane
We've discovered the source of methane on Mars - what's the big deal? Jorge Ribas asks three questions to find out.
Martian Spacecraft Braces for Seven Minutes of Terror
After a nine-month voyage to Mars, the Phoenix Lander is supposed to touch down this weekend. Kasey-Dee Gardner speaks with scientists who explain one of the most nerve-wracking parts of the mission.
The Skinny On The Phoenix Mars Lander
Discovery News Space Producer Dave Mosher takes a tour of the Phoenix lander to find out how it operates on Martian soil.
Alien Speculation
Will the real ET be little green men or little green bacteria? SETI Institute Senior Astronomer Seth Shostak theorizes what our first alien encounter might be like.
Most Watched
Why? Tell Me Why!