Articles about Red Planet

NASA launches rover to find 'ancient Martian life'

30 Jul 2020

NASA launches rover to find 'ancient Martian life'

In a major development, US space agency NASA has launched a robotic rover to Mars.

#WeeklyRecap: OnePlus Nord launch, massive VPN leak, Garmin's outage, more

26 Jul 2020

#WeeklyRecap: OnePlus Nord launch, massive VPN leak, Garmin's outage, more

This week, a number of developments were noted, especially in the consumer technology category.

China just launched a rover and orbiter to Mars

23 Jul 2020

China just launched a rover and orbiter to Mars

Merely days after the UAE, China has also started its journey to Mars.

India's Mangalyaan just photographed Mars' mysterious moon 'Phobos'

05 Jul 2020

India's Mangalyaan just photographed Mars' mysterious moon 'Phobos'

Like Earth has one, Mars hosts two elusive moons in its orbit - Phobos and its smaller, more distant sibling Deimos.

Why NASA has delayed launch of its next Mars rover

02 Jul 2020

Why NASA has delayed launch of its next Mars rover

In an unexpected turn of events, NASA has delayed the launch of its next Mars rover.

Elon Musk worries SpaceX won't reach Mars before he dies

10 Mar 2020

Elon Musk worries SpaceX won't reach Mars before he dies

After spending nearly two decades building and launching rockets, Elon Musk, the co-founder and CEO of SpaceX, has expressed concerns over his company's speed of progress.

NASA rover just captured most detailed picture of Martian surface

05 Mar 2020

NASA rover just captured most detailed picture of Martian surface

Even though Earth and Mars are two very distant worlds, Earthlings are doing some incredible stuff on the neighboring planet.

Musk plans to send 10-lakh humans to Mars by 2050

21 Jan 2020

Musk plans to send 10-lakh humans to Mars by 2050

We all are aware of Elon Musk's ambitious plan to use his company's 'Starship' to ferry humans to Mars, ultimately making them a multi-planetary species.

Life on Mars? This professor claims to have photographic evidence

23 Nov 2019

Life on Mars? This professor claims to have photographic evidence

We all see Mars as a potentially viable candidate in the search of alien life.

Turns out, Space travel can reverse your blood flow

15 Nov 2019

Turns out, Space travel can reverse your blood flow

Elon Musk wants to make humans a 'multi-planetary' species and so does NASA!

SpaceX's humongous new Starship prototype seen in pictures

22 Sep 2019

SpaceX's humongous new Starship prototype seen in pictures

Elon Musk's vision to make humans a multi-planetary species is coming to fruition with the development of his humongous rocket - the Starship.

Now, get your name flown to Mars: Here's how

12 Sep 2019

Now, get your name flown to Mars: Here's how

We all hope to colonize Mars in the future, perhaps in the next 100 years.

How Mars could become a livable planet one day

24 Jul 2019

How Mars could become a livable planet one day

From tech mogul Elon Musk to NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine, everyone hopes to make humans an interplanetary species.

Want to visit Mars? NASA has something planned for you

23 May 2019

Want to visit Mars? NASA has something planned for you

It may take years for the first human to step on Mars, but the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has come up with a unique way for you to mark a visit to the Red Planet.

NASA bids adieu to Opportunity, the indomitable Mars rover

14 Feb 2019

NASA bids adieu to Opportunity, the indomitable Mars rover

Eight months after it fell silent during a dust storm sweeping across Mars, NASA, on Wednesday, bid an emotional farewell to its Opportunity rover, and declared it officially dead.

How much will a Mars trip cost you? Musk answers

13 Feb 2019

How much will a Mars trip cost you? Musk answers

Elon Musk's vision of colonizing Mars is no secret, but the question of how much a trip to Mars would cost an average person has long been looming heavy.

#Starship: Elon Musk unveils SpaceX's 'super-heavy' spaceship

11 Jan 2019

#Starship: Elon Musk unveils SpaceX's 'super-heavy' spaceship

SpaceX has developed a humongous 'super-heavy' rocket called 'Starship'.

You can listen the sound of winds on Mars' surface

08 Dec 2018

You can listen the sound of winds on Mars' surface

NASA's InSight lander has recorded the sound of winds blowing on the surface of Mars.

Touchdown! NASA's InSight robot sets foot on Mars: Details here

27 Nov 2018

Touchdown! NASA's InSight robot sets foot on Mars: Details here

After traveling through deep space for over six months, NASA's InSight lander has finally reached its destination - Mars.

SpaceX's Big Falcon Rocket will be called 'Starship,' says Musk

20 Nov 2018

SpaceX's Big Falcon Rocket will be called 'Starship,' says Musk

Starting today, SpaceX's Big Falcon Rocket, aka BFR, will be called 'Starship'.

Research: Mars might be capable of supporting life even now

23 Oct 2018

Research: Mars might be capable of supporting life even now

While there has been a lot of speculation about whether Mars once harbored life, new research now suggests that the Red Planet might be capable of supporting life even today.

Today, you can see Mars with naked eyes: Details here

31 Jul 2018

Today, you can see Mars with naked eyes: Details here

July has already been a great month for stargazers, and it's set to end with a bang.

NASA's InSight lander starts its six-month journey to Mars

05 May 2018

NASA's InSight lander starts its six-month journey to Mars

NASA has successfully launched its InSight Mars lander, designed to study "Marsquakes", from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

1.39L Indians will be 'visiting' Mars next year

09 Nov 2017

1.39L Indians will be 'visiting' Mars next year

NASA has received 24.3L applications from around the world for its next Mars mission. Nearly 1.39L of them are Indians.

Mangalyaan's 4th anniversary: Where we stand with Mars today

05 Nov 2017

Mangalyaan's 4th anniversary: Where we stand with Mars today

It's the fourth anniversary of ISRO's Mangalyaan today, and with each passing year, human dreams of colonizing Mars are inching closer and closer to reality.

Donald Trump signs bill authorising crewed NASA mission to Mars

22 Mar 2017

Donald Trump signs bill authorising crewed NASA mission to Mars

Opening new vistas for human exploration of space, US President Donald Trump authorized almost $20bn for NASA programmes in 2018, directing it to plan a "crewed mission to Mars in the 2030s".