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Mars Rover ‘Opportunity’ Celebrates 10 Years Exploring The Red Planet

If it had lungs and Mars had oxygen, the little rover named “Opportunity” could blow out 10 birthday candles Saturday.

01/24/2014

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Smithsonian Celebrates Mars Rovers Anniversary With New Exhibit

It’s an out of the world exhibit to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Mars rovers. The Smithsonian is putting together some of the most spectacular pictures from Spirit and Opportunity.

01/08/2014

spacecraft

New Spacecraft Might Reveal How Mars Lost Air And Water

Cracking a Martian mystery. That’s what NASA hopes to achieve with a new spacecraft.

11/13/2013

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Pick-A-Side: Which Is The Best Halloween Candy?

Choose your favorite Halloween candy!

10/21/2013

curiosity

Mars Rover Curiosity Celebrates Its 1st Year On The Red Planet

NASA’s rover “Curiosity” landed on Mars one year ago this week. Its discoveries are already changing science books.

08/07/2013

mars microbe

Researchers Study Organism’s Survival Secrets For Possible Life On Mars

NASA’s announcement this week that there was once water capable of supporting life on Mars was big news. But smaller scale research is underway in Baltimore that could now point the way to life on Mars.

03/14/2013

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Mars Rover Shows Planet Could Have Supported Life & Had Water

Conditions favorable to life. That was the data beamed back to earth from Mars. It was a historic find buried in the Martian past.

03/13/2013

mars rover curiosity

Rover Reveals New Information About Mars

An amazing discovery on Mars by the rover Curiosity. NASA scientists in Maryland say soil samples have uncovered traces of an essential building block for life! So does it mean we could someday live on Mars?

12/03/2012

Mars Rover

Md. Doctor Helps NASA Overcome Big Obstacle

NASA is receiving lots of new pictures from the Curiosity rover on Mars. The images show the horizon and the rover’s shadow on the ground. Curiosity is on a mission to see if life ever existed on the red planet.

08/08/2012

Mars landing

‘Curiosity’ Lands On Mars

A $2.5 billion gamble has paid off. NASA’s Mars rover named Curiosity is wheels down on the Martian surface.

08/06/2012

mars rover curiosity

Md. Built Mars Curiosity Rover To Land On Red Planet Next Monday

Early next Monday morning, the largest, most advanced rover in NASA’s history will land on Mars. It’s called Curiosity.

08/01/2012

NASA

Scientists See Red On NASA Cuts Of Mars Missions

NASA is making a cosmic U-turn on the road to Mars.

02/27/2012

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