Why NASA is sending a helicopter on its 2020 Mars rover mission
May 15, 2018, 10:31 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
It would be the first heavier-than-air craft flown on another planet.
NASA's next mission to Mars will light up the sky for millions on West Coast
April 5, 2018, 10:33 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The Mars InSight lander, developed to peer deep into the Red Planet's interior, is slated to launch on May 5.
Water ice might exist along Mars' equator, and scientists don't know how it got there
October 3, 2017, 1:24 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The finding could change everything we thought we knew about the red planet, and make colonization feasible.
Massive Martian hole suggests something (someone, maybe?) has been digging around
June 6, 2017, 2:04 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Please let it be aliens this time!
Buzz Aldrin urges NASA to ditch the ISS and focus on Mars
May 12, 2017, 4:06 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Former astronaut says the $3.5 billion spent annually on the space station should go towards efforts to colonize the red planet.
NASA is growing Martian gardens to prepare for life on Mars
April 27, 2017, 10:25 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The space agency is trying to understand what vegetables may thrive on the red planet, and how to help them do so.
What is swamp cancer and how is it killing wild horses?
In memory of species declared extinct in 2018 — plus one we've already lost in 2019
Why the 5 freedoms of animal welfare matter
Can you catch a cold from going outside with wet hair?
Divers come face-to-face with giant great white shark in thrilling video
A once-secret redwoods reserve will soon be open to the public