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Stay on course to send man to Mars: Scientists

The goal of putting humans in other worlds can be achieved only with appropriate funding and sustained commitment from political leaders Continue reading “Stay on course to send man to Mars: Scientists” »  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, June 2nd, 2014
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NASA to test giant saucer on earth for Mars landing

What will it take to land heavier spacecraft on Mars? How will engineers slow large payloads travelling at supersonic speeds Continue reading “NASA to test giant saucer on earth for Mars landing” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
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Giant Mars volcano may have harboured life

In a major breakthrough, geologists have discovered a giant volcano – once covered in glacial ice and nearly twice as tall as Mount Everest Continue reading “Giant Mars volcano may have harboured life” More...

By BioNews On Thursday, April 17th, 2014
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Ancient meteors reveal Red Planet’s early atmosphere

In a bid to know whether life exists, or has ever existed, on Mars and and how water flowed there in the past, geologists have successfully analysed 40 meteorites that fell to earth from Mars Continue reading “Ancient More...

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By BioNews On Monday, April 14th, 2014
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Ancient Mars not warm enough for liquid water: Study

Evidence suggest that Mars was wet, but it was probably not consistently warm enough for making the water flow, a thrilling study reveals Continue reading “Ancient Mars not warm enough for liquid water: Study” More...

By BioNews On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
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Martian rocks reveal treasure trove of water

Throwing fresh light on how much water once existed on the Red Planet, the rover Curiosity has taken pictures of over 120,000 measurements of surface rocks Continue reading “Martian rocks reveal treasure More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, November 28th, 2013
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India to sling Mars craft into Sun orbit Sunday

India’s maiden Mars craft will sling into Sun orbit early Sunday for a 280-day long voyage to Continue reading “India to sling Mars craft into Sun orbit Sunday” »  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, November 17th, 2013
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NASA’s Mars mission rocket arrives at launching pad

The US space agency NASA Saturday rolled out to the launching pad at Cap Canaveral Continue reading “NASA’s Mars mission rocket arrives at launching pad” »  More...

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By IANS On Monday, November 11th, 2013
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Fuel flow stoppage hinders Indian Mars Orbiter raising

India’s $72 million Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) suffered a minor hiccup Monday Continue reading “Fuel flow stoppage hinders Indian Mars Orbiter raising” »  More...

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By BioNews On Saturday, November 9th, 2013
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Orbit of India’s Mars mission raised further

The third orbit raising manoeuvre for India’s Mars Orbiter went smoothly Saturday morning, the country’s space agency ISRO said. According to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), the orbit More...