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NASA releases most spectacular pic of Mars ever taken

NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity has captured the most spectacular picture of Mars Continue reading “NASA releases most spectacular pic of Mars ever taken” »  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, July 6th, 2012
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Curiosity rover to drill into Mars surface to find proof of ancient life

A new study has suggested optimal depths and locations to probe for organic molecules on Mars Continue reading “Curiosity rover to drill into Mars surface to find proof of ancient life” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 28th, 2012
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Exhumed rocks reveal history of groundwater on Mars

By studying rocks blasted out of impact craters, scientists have found evidence that underground water persisted at depth for prolonged periods during the first billion years of Mars’ existence Continue reading More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 28th, 2012
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Life on Mars to be `sniffed` out

Potential abodes for tiny Martians are likely deep underground, so we need to be smart and look for secondary indications of microbial alien life and there is no better way to find them than sniff them out Continue More...

By BioNews On Friday, June 22nd, 2012
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Extensive water in Mars’ mantle hints possibility of sustained life

The amount of water in places of the Martian mantle is vastly larger than previous estimates and is similar to that of Earth’s, scientists have found Continue reading “Extensive water in Mars’ mantle hints More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, June 12th, 2012
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Mars rover to land closer to its ultimate destination

NASA has narrowed the target for its most advanced Mars rover, Curiosity, which will land on the Red Planet in August Continue reading “Mars rover to land closer to its ultimate destination” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, December 14th, 2011
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NASA’s spacecraft begins radiation research on journey to Mars

NASA’s Curiosity rover has begun collecting data during its 8-month trip from Earth to Mars, which will help in planning future human missions to the red planet Continue reading “NASA’s spacecraft begins More...

By BioNews On Friday, December 9th, 2011
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Soon: ‘Seeker’ navigation system to pilot next Mars rover without humans

Scientists are designing a self-controlled navigation system that will pilot the next Mars Rover without any human pushing button and cover at least one kilometre in a day Continue reading “Soon: ‘Seeker’ More...

By BioNews On Friday, December 2nd, 2011
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Buried ice on Mars may be source of water for future astronauts

Huge volumes of ice, buried under the Phlegra Montes mountain range on Mars could be a source of water for future astronauts, researchers say Continue reading “Buried ice on Mars may be source of water for More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 29th, 2011
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‘Million bulb torch’ to look for life on Mars

Laser beam with an energy of a million lightbulbs will now determine the existence of life on Mars, a new study has revealed Continue reading “‘Million bulb torch’ to look for life on Mars” »  More...