Mars impact crater or supervolcano?

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ESA Top News Mars Express view of Ismenia Patera Mars impact crater or supervolcano? 12 April 2018 These images from … Continue reading Mars impact crater or supervolcano?

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Mars Colony Would Be a Hedge Against World War III, Elon Musk Says

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Space.com (navigate to page source to view media) SpaceX is developing a reusable rocket-spaceship system called the BFR to help … Continue reading Mars Colony Would Be a Hedge Against World War III, Elon Musk Says

Sand Dunes, Odd Rock Piles Spied by Mars Orbiter (Photo)

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Space.com NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter captured this image of Red Planet sand dunes and boulder piles on Jan. 27, 2018. … Continue reading Sand Dunes, Odd Rock Piles Spied by Mars Orbiter (Photo)

Far Cry 5 season pass will take you to Vietnam and Mars

Your daily selection of the hottest trending gaming news! According to Eurogamer.net Ubisoft has announced a bizarre trio of DLC packs coming as part of Far Cry 5’s season pass. … Continue reading Far Cry 5 season pass will take you to Vietnam and Mars

Nuclear reactors the size of wastebaskets could power our Martian settlements

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Popular Science The cylinder of uranium is the size of a coffee can. Even with its shielding and detectors, the … Continue reading Nuclear reactors the size of wastebaskets could power our Martian settlements

Strong Solar Storm Sparked Planet-Wide Aurora on Mars

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Space.com These images from the Imaging Ultraviolet Spectrograph instrument aboard NASA’s MAVEN orbiter show the appearance of a bright aurora … Continue reading Strong Solar Storm Sparked Planet-Wide Aurora on Mars

JPL moves ahead with Mars and Europa missions despite funding uncertainty

WASHINGTON — The director of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory said his center is pressing ahead with work on current and proposed missions to Mars and Europa despite ongoing debates on … Continue reading JPL moves ahead with Mars and Europa missions despite funding uncertainty

NASA finally admits it doesn’t have the funding to land humans on Mars

Enlarge / NASA’s chief of human spaceflight, Bill Gerstenmaier, speaks at the Humans to Mars summit in 2015. NASA   For the last five years or so, NASA has sold … Continue reading NASA finally admits it doesn’t have the funding to land humans on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Traces Ancient Environmental Changes on Mars

What is history of the climate on Mars, and what were the conditions like long ago, before the Red Planet lost its atmosphere? Were they possibly favorable for life to … Continue reading NASA’s Curiosity Rover Traces Ancient Environmental Changes on Mars

Mars Had Way More Water on its Surface Than We Thought

Mars has an extensive network of ancient valleys that were likely carved out by water over geologic time periods. Now a new study suggests that Mars had much more water … Continue reading Mars Had Way More Water on its Surface Than We Thought

Buzz Aldrin to NASA: Retire the International Space Station ASAP to Reach Mars

NASA and its partner agencies should retire the International Space Station and focus on getting astronauts to Mars instead, Apollo 11 moonwalker Buzz Aldrin said. Credit: NASA If NASA and … Continue reading Buzz Aldrin to NASA: Retire the International Space Station ASAP to Reach Mars

We’ll probably have to genetically augment our bodies to survive Mars
 

  When it comes to space travel, there’s no shortage of enthusiasm to get humans to Mars, with Space X’s Elon Musk saying his company could take passengers to the … Continue reading We’ll probably have to genetically augment our bodies to survive Mars