A sophisticated thermometer on NASA's Mars InSight lander has been stuck for months. It was supposed to drive down 16 feet into the Martian soil but stopped. So scientists used a novel way to free it.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A Mars lander's digger is burrowing into the red planet again after hitting a snag seven months ago. NASA said Thursday the mechanical mole has penetrated three-quarters of
NASA had its plans laid out for human exploration and colonization of Mars back in 2015. The American space agency had a well-defined strategy consisting of three concept phases leading up to a fully-sustained
Astronauts will eventually wear them to the moon and Mars. In essence, a spacesuit is a small rocketship. Everything an astronaut needs to survive has to be contained within their suit. So as NASA prepares
When the Viking landers touched down on the Martian surface at the height of the Watergate scandal, they kicked up two clouds of rusty soil and a debate that would continue for more than four decades.