The Curiosity rover has been poking around Mars for more than a year, and some new reports published in the journal Science suggest a lake found on Mars could have supported bacterial life.
Company used newly redesigned Falcon 9 rocket
If you see something beautiful, you’re more likely to think that there is a higher power at work.
What is it about awe?
Scientists recently tested the power of awe and found that people who had recently viewed something spectacular or unexplainable were more likely to attribute its beauty to a non-specified “designer” as …
The same heat-trapping processes that are causing so much trouble on Earth once made Mars a very pleasant place
The monster gamma ray burst happened only a quarter of the universe away, which scientists say makes it one of the best chances to observe a collapsing star ever.
(CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) — NASA is headed back to Mars, this time with a robotic scout named Maven that will attempt to solve the mystery of the red planet’s radical climate change.
Maven is scheduled to blast off aboard an unmanned rocket at 1:28 p.m. Monday.
The journey to Mars will take 10 months, …
When Mars lost its atmosphere it also lost its water—and any chance of being a planetary contender. Now we may find out how that happened
The hunt for a habitable world like ours heats up—and bears results
Lonni Sue Johnson, 63, is an artist suffering profound amnesia after a nearly fatal battle with encephalitis in 2007. The disease destroyed her hippocampus, wiping out most of her old memories, as well as her brain’s ability to …
A strange phenomenon of gravity, light and spacetime may force us to rethink our understanding of our galaxy