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May 21, 2015 09:50 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell, Space.com
A Swedish university student has created a design for an International Flag of Planet Earth that could be planted on alien worlds.
May 19, 2015 09:41 AM ET // Kasandra Brabaw, Space.com contributor
An innovative concept for tiny probes attached to gliders could one day allow small robots to explore intricate locales on Mars that probes never could reach before.
May 10, 2015 09:09 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
On the 956th sol of Curiosity's mission on Mars, the 6-wheeled NASA rover watched the sun dip below the horizon.
May 3, 2015 07:23 AM ET // AFP
Extended radiation in space can permanently harm the brain, studies on lab animals showed. Continue reading →
Apr 28, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Irene Klotz
What has Antarctica and Mars got in common? Mineral deposits from a briny subsurface aquifer suggest bacteria are hiding under the barren Antarctic landscape -- can the same be said for the red planet?
Apr 24, 2015 10:30 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Strange and violent events maybe taking place on Pluto -- just in time for the New Horizons spacecraft to take a closer look.
Apr 13, 2015 07:20 AM ET // Stuart Gary, ABC Science Online
These unusual formations are located in the frozen windswept desert that is the Arsinoes Chaos region of Mars.
Apr 13, 2015 11:25 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Mars may be a frigid desert, but perchlorate salts in the planet’s soil are lowering the freezing temperature of water, setting up conditions for liquid brines to form at equatorial regions.
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