Ingenuity Helicopter Takes an Ambitious Shortcut on Mars in Record-Breaking Ninth Flight
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Ingenuity Helicopter Takes an Ambitious Shortcut on Mars in Record-Breaking Ninth Flight

A helicopter took this image of Ingenuitys shadow on July 5, 2021. Image courtesy NASA/JPL–Caltech The Ingenuity helicopter has successfully landed
Unfortunately, There are Other Viable Explanations for the Subsurface Lakes on Mars
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Unfortunately, There are Other Viable Explanations for the Subsurface Lakes on Mars

Since 1971, when the Mariner 9 probe explored Mars' surface, scientists have suspected that subsurface ice might exist beneath the southern polar Ice
New Orbiter Has Caught Glorious Images of Eerie Alien Auroras on Mars
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New Orbiter Has Caught Glorious Images of Eerie Alien Auroras on Mars

Just now, we have our best view yet of the strange alien aurora on Mars. The Hope orbiter of the United Arab Emirates, arrived at Mars earlier this
What�s up with the methane on Mars? Curiosity is finding out
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What�s up with the methane on Mars? Curiosity is finding out

The presence of methane in Mars is causing something complicated. Astrobiologists consider methane an important chemical because it can be made by
On Mars, dust gets everywhere and can ruin everything
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On Mars, dust gets everywhere and can ruin everything

Mars is dusty. It's really dusty. That dust could suffocate NASA's InSight mission. InSight is a satellite that sits on Mars' surface and measures
Mars Helicopter Ingenuity Prepares for Fastest Flight Yet
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Mars Helicopter Ingenuity Prepares for Fastest Flight Yet

Ingenuity, the tiny Mars helicopter Ingenuity, has flown faster than ever before over Mars' surface. Its eighth flight flew 160 meters. The
Watch European Space Agency Test Its Mars Rover Parachute
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Watch European Space Agency Test Its Mars Rover Parachute

Contrary to what you might think, sending a rover on Mars is not the actual journey through space. It's slowing down and landing after you reach
'Lakes' under Mars' south pole: A muddy picture?
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'Lakes' under Mars' south pole: A muddy picture?

This image's bright white area shows the icy cover that surrounds Mars south pole. It is made of frozen water, frozen carbon dioxide and frozen
NASA's Perseverance rover is taking its own wheel for Mars drives
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NASA's Perseverance rover is taking its own wheel for Mars drives

NASA's Perseverance Rover is moving at a rapid pace on Mars because of technology that allows the robot to avoid problems on otherworldly drives.
Amazing New Images Show Auroras on Mars
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Amazing New Images Show Auroras on Mars

Space.com reports that a probe sent by the United Arab Emirates in order to study Martian atmospheric conditions has captured an extremely rare event