Tag: mars

Nasa calls game over on Mars Phoenix lander 
By Iain Thomson | May 26, 2010 | Comment Now 
Ice proves fatal to exploration system.
 
NASA calls game over on Mars Phoenix lander 
By Iain Thomson | May 25, 2010 | Comment Now 
Ice has proved fatal to exploration system on Red Planet.
 
Video: Rovers prepare for Martian winter 
By Liz Tay, Munir Kotadia | Mar 31, 2010 | Comment Now 
Spirit moves to phase 2.
 
Martian winter claims Phoenix probe 
By Iain Thomson | Nov 12, 2008 | Comment Now 
Nasa has officially called an end to the Phoenix Mars mission, saying it has not heard from the probe for over a week.
 
Mini magnetosphere makes Mars manned missions manageable 
By INQUIRER Newsdesk | Nov 6, 2008 | Comment Now 
Heading off to Mars has always been seen as the next step in human endeavour in space.
 
Phoenix Mars Lander website hacked 
By Negar Salek | Jun 4, 2008 | Comment Now 
A hacker hacked the website of the highly publicised Phoenix Mars Lander Project over the weekend changing the lead story, media reports have claimed.
 
Artificial intelligence helps explore Mars 
By Robert Jaques | May 1, 2008 | Comment Now 
The European Space Agency (ESA) is using artificial intelligence to help its Mars Express probe search for life on the Red Planet..
 
Mars comes into 3D focus 
By Robert Jaques | Feb 7, 2008 | Comment Now 
Mars is about to come into focus as never before, thanks to data from the European Space Agency's Mars Express High Resolution Stereo Camera.
 
Mars comes into 3D focus 
By Robert Jaques | Feb 7, 2008 | Comment Now 
Mars is about to come into focus as never before, thanks to data from the European Space Agency's Mars Express High Resolution Stereo Camera..
 
Boffins believe there is life on Mars 
By Iain Thomson | Aug 28, 2007 | Comment Now 
New analysis of data from the Viking Mars probes, which landed on the planet in the 1970s, suggests that life may well exist on the surface.
 
UK boffins at heart of Mars climate study 
By Andrew Charlesworth | Jul 30, 2007 | Comment Now 
Nasa's latest mission to Mars, the Phoenix lander, is due to launch on 3 August and arrive in May 2008.
 
Mars mission simulation seeks volunteers 
By Iain Thomson | Jun 25, 2007 | Comment Now 
Fancy 18 months in a capsule in Russia eating freeze-dried food?.
 
Mars Express sends 'breathtaking' new images 
By Robert Jaques | May 23, 2007 | Comment Now 
The European Space Agency (ESA) has published what it describes as "breathtaking images" of the Deuteronilus Mensae region of Mars, which has never before been seen.
 
European scientists to land a man on Mars 
By Robert Jaques | Apr 10, 2007 | Comment Now 
The European Science Foundation (ESF) has unveiled details of "an ambitious programme" of research for the exploration of the Moon and Mars.
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