NASA supersonic 'flying saucer' apparently fails test
June 9, 2015, 10:34 a.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
Despite the failure, mission officials still expect to gather valuable data from the launch.
What to know about NASA's Martian 'flying saucer'
June 3, 2015, 10:47 a.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
The UFO-looking craft is intended to help land heavy payloads, like rovers or humans, on Mars.
Slippery slopes on Mars send Curiosity rover on detour
May 26, 2015, 10:11 a.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
NASA used photos from the rover and the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter to create a new path.
Hang gliders could drop probes on Mars
May 19, 2015, 11:04 a.m. by Kasandra Brabaw, SPACE.com
The tiny probes could identify areas that may be hazardous to human explorers of Mars.
NASA wants your ideas to keep astronauts safe on Mars
May 8, 2015, 9:45 a.m. by Elizabeth Howell, SPACE.com
The agency is looking for concepts that are backed up by a strategy for sustainability.
Could cosmic rays threaten Mars missions?
May 5, 2015, 9:55 a.m. by Charles Q. Choi, SPACE.com
Mice exposed to the harmful particles lost some pathways that allow neurons to travel in the brain.
Space taxes: How will we tax a Mars colony?
April 15, 2015, 10:36 a.m. by Tanya Lewis, SPACE.com
Thinking about how to best tax people and businesses on Mars may improve our tax system on Earth.
Mars lost ocean's worth of water, new maps reveal
March 6, 2015, 9:53 a.m. by Charles Q. Choi, SPACE.com
Mars might have had enough water to cover up to 20 percent of the planet about 4.5 billion years ago, and it may still have substantial underground reservoirs.
Mysterious plumes on Mars stump scientists
February 18, 2015, 10:11 a.m. by Calla Cofield, SPACE.com
Possible causes include Martian auroras and a cloud of mix of water, ice and carbon dioxide.
Mars One project cuts colony applicant pool to 100
February 17, 2015, 9:45 a.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
The possible Martian colonists will next engage in tests that will gauge their ability deal with the rigors of Mars life and work with their fellow crew members.
NASA keeps an eye on Mars, looks toward Europa
February 3, 2015, 9:45 a.m. by Miriam Kramer, SPACE.com
The space agency's 2016 budget proposal will help it to 'reach for new heights' in space exploration.
UK's Beagle 2 Mars lander found in NASA photos
January 16, 2015, 11:44 a.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
The probe had failed to deploy all of its solar arrays upon landing and as such could not power its antenna to call back to Earth.