Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Curiosity Rover Just Spotted This Super-Shiny Object on Mars- GIZMODO

Yep, that’s a shiny rock, alright. Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/LANLAn unusually smooth and reflective Martian rock has caught the attention of NASA scientists, prompting an investigation by the Curiosity rover.With the...

NASA wants these private companies to help it get to the moon- MASHABLE

NASA has big plans to go back to the moon, and it wants private companies to help them get there. On Thursday, NASA announced partnerships with nine companies that could fly...

NASA’s InSight snaps a clear view of Mars’ surface- MASHABLE

After quite the journey, NASA's InSight has landed on Mars. But what's a trip without a happy snap? While we savoured a dusty photo beamed back to Earth shortly after its...

Watch the electrifying moment InSight lands on Mars from mission control- MASHABLE

NASA's InSight spacecraft landed on Mars on Monday, and there's no better place to relive the nail-biting moment than from inside mission control at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The space agency...

NASA’s InSight Lander Sends Back Stunning Image of the Martian Horizon- GIZMODO

The first released photo taken by NASA’s Insight lander after the removal of its lens cover.Photo: NASA (Twitter)NASA’s InSight (Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport) probe...

Here’s the InSight Lander’s First Dusty Picture From the Martian Surface- GIZMODO

After a six month journey and gripping landing sequence, NASA’s InSight lander has already returned its first image of the Martian surface.The image shown on the NASA stream demonstrates dust...

Space nerds, rejoice! NASA’s InSight spacecraft just landed on Mars- MASHABLE

NASA just showed us all how to land on Mars... again.  At about 2:54 p.m. ET, mission controllers on Earth got word that the space agency's InSight lander — designed to...

Watch NASA Land the InSight Probe on Mars Live Right Here- GIZMODO

Image: NASA/JPLToday, NASA will attempt to land its InSight probe on Mars at around 3:00 pm ET (12:00 pm PT), and you can watch it live right here.After traveling...

Elon Musk dismisses claims that moving to Mars is an ‘escape hatch for rich...

Elon Musk: "Your probability of dying on Mars is much higher than on Earth."Image: Mario Tama/Getty ImagesBy Shannon Connellan2018-11-26 02:07:21 UTC Elon Musk has dismissed claims that humans moving to...

Elon Musk Denies That SpaceX’s Mars Colony Will Be a Ticket Out for the...

Photo: Kiichiro Sato (AP)As Mars colonization inches ever closer to becoming a reality, some have argued that the ability to afford a ticket to the Red Planet is a...