Mars Makes Closest Encounter With Earth In 11 YearsGet out your telescopes. There's a close encounter on Monday.
Mars, Other 'Naked Eye' Planets Making Close Approach To EarthStargazers will get a treat for the rest of this month as Mars making its closest approach to Earth on May 30th.
NASA Plane Detects Oxygen On MarsA new discovery breathes more life into the case for humans inhabiting Mars. NASA researchers have found oxygen on the Red Planet.
Billionaire Elon Musk Announces SpaceX Mars Mission By 2018Billionaire Elon Musk announced Wednesday via Twitter that he plans to send a Dragon capsule to land on the red planet as early as 2018.
NASA Actively Working To Get More Women Interested In Space Exploration, Trip To MarsNASA is actively working to get more women interested in space exploration and going to Mars.
Record Number Of Wannabe Astronauts Apply For Mars FlightA NASA campaign to recruit potential astronauts for a flight to Mars may have worked too well.
NASA Accepting Applications For AstronautsNASA is looking for its next class of astronauts.
Mars Will Be A Ringed Planet Once Gravity Shreds Its Crumbling MoonMars is on track to become the fifth planet in our solar system to have a ring on it when gravity shreds its crumbling moon.
NASA Spacecraft Reveals Sun Likely Robbed Mars Of Its Atmosphere, WaterNASA’s Mars-orbiting Maven spacecraft has discovered that the sun likely robbed the red planet of its once-thick atmosphere and water.
NASA Hosts Meeting To Consider Ideal Place For Humans To Land On MarsNASA is hosting a meeting of scientists to identify the ideal place on the Red Planet to put boots on the ground.
Scientists Find Liquid Water On MarsMystery solved. There is liquid water on the Mars. Scientists reported Monday they found definitive signs of water on the Red Planet, essential for life, and speculate the planet could sustain life even now.
NASA Teases Major 'Mars Mystery Solved' To Be Revealed At Press Conference Set For MondayIn a dramatic posting on its website, NASA officials say they will reveal that an important Mars "mystery" has been solved at a Washington D.C. press conference on Monday.