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Jan 23, 2015 06:02 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Drones are taking over Earth -- will they soon invade Mars? If a new NASA project gains momentum, remote-controlled drone exploration of the red planet could soon become a thing.
Jan 22, 2015 03:42 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
If a new partnership between NASA and Microsoft bears fruit, the first humans on Mars may not need to leave Earth. Continue reading →
Jan 16, 2015 10:29 AM ET // Irene Klotz
The UK's Beagle 2 Mars lander, which disappeared during a landing attempt over Christmas in 2003, has finally been found by a NASA spacecraft.
Jan 11, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
Intriguing features photographed by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity probably don't have a biological origin, mission team members say.
Jan 9, 2015 02:40 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
NASA's veteran Mars rover Opportunity has climbed its highest peak in 40 months of exploring the rim of Endeavour crater, despite suffering 'amnesia' issues with its on board flash memory.
Dec 29, 2014 12:38 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
The Martian surface is covered with a diverse array of landscapes and features, but this is one of the weirdest.
Dec 29, 2014 10:55 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Inevitable age-related issues have surfaced for Mars rover Opportunity and mission engineers are being challenged by an increasingly troubling bout of flash memory glitches.
Dec 24, 2014 12:43 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Although this crater rim is entering summer, its south-facing slopes are still festively frosted in ice.
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