‘Spiders from Mars’ spotted in image of troughs across the red planet

‘Spiders from Mars’ spotted in image of troughs across the red planet

David Bowie was right! ‘Spiders from Mars’ spotted in stunning Nasa photograph of araneiform troughs that eerily resemble the eight-legged bugs on the surface of the red planet Scientists found the features using the Hirise imaging camera aboard Nasa’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter…

NASA reveals record-setting tests of ion engine

NASA reveals record-setting tests of ion engine

The engine that could take man to Mars: NASA reveals latest tests of radical ion propulsion system The engine that could take man to Mars: NASA reveals latest tests of radical ion propulsion system Hall Thruster uses electric and magnetic fields to…

Nasa releases incredible image that shows a Muppet on Mars

Nasa releases incredible image that shows a Muppet on Mars

Has Beaker from The Muppets already made it to Mars? Nasa releases incredible high-resolution image that bears a striking similarity to the children’s TV character The Muppets TV show featured characters such as Kermit and Miss Piggy  Beaker was the lab assistant…

A Muppet On Mars? No, It’s Just A Case Of Pareidolia

A Muppet On Mars? No, It’s Just A Case Of Pareidolia

Did Beaker get blasted into space after a science experiment went wrong? No, it’s just your eyes playing tricks on you. An image captured by NASA has many people wondering if the muppet Beaker has finally been rocketed into space after a…

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Held A Secret ‘Mars Workshop’ Meeting Last Week To Plan For An Outpost On Mars

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Held A Secret ‘Mars Workshop’ Meeting Last Week To Plan For An Outpost On Mars

The SpaceX meeting was held last week in Boulder, Colorado and invites were sent out to leading engineers and scientists to invite discussion on the future colonization of Mars. Elon Musk’s SpaceX company is reported to have hosted a secret ‘Mars Workshop’…

SpaceX is quietly planning Mars-landing missions with the help of NASA and other spaceflight experts. It’s about time.

SpaceX is quietly planning Mars-landing missions with the help of NASA and other spaceflight experts. It’s about time.

Elon Musk and a SpaceX illustration of its Big Falcon Spaceship on Mars. SpaceX; Kevork Djansezian/Getty; Shayanne Gal/Business Insider SpaceX, founded by Elon Musk, is building a rocket-and-spaceship system to land people on Mars. Musk said he wants to launch the first…

NASA Engineers Have Created A Brilliant New Musical Playlist To Help Awaken The Opportunity Rover On Mars

NASA Engineers Have Created A Brilliant New Musical Playlist To Help Awaken The Opportunity Rover On Mars

Engineers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory began by playing Wham’s ‘Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go’ to try and entice the Opportunity Rover to wake up. As NASA’s Opportunity Rover on Mars still continues to sleep, engineers have decided to try a…

Colonising Mars is a terrible idea: UCL Scientist says

Colonising Mars is a terrible idea: UCL Scientist says

Why Elon Musk will never colonise Mars: Plans to nuke the red planet to make its air breathable are a ‘fantasy’ because the technology needed is ‘science fiction’, physicist says Musk has outlined plans to make Mars habitable for humans in 40…

Liquid water found on Mars

Liquid water found on Mars

Liquid water found on Mars: Scientists discover a 12-mile lake hidden beneath the ice, fuelling the possibility of life on the red planet Study is the first evidence of a lake of liquid water on Mars still in existence today Subsurface lake…

How ‘stolen’ electrons give rise to proton auroras over Mars

How ‘stolen’ electrons give rise to proton auroras over Mars

Mars’ mysterious proton auroras that cover half the PLANET are made possible by ‘stolen’ electrons, NASA discovers Unlike Earth’s auroras, which are caused by electrons, the events on Mars are the result of an influx of protons Phenomenon baffled scientists, as it…

Martian Rock Too Tough To Drill Into Stumps NASA’s Curiosity Rover

Martian Rock Too Tough To Drill Into Stumps NASA’s Curiosity Rover

Dubbed ‘Voyageurs’ after a National Park in northern Minnesota, this Martian rock is ‘the hardest yet observed in Gale Crater.’ While the massive dust storm that recently engulfed the Red Planet hasn’t subsided yet, the Mars Curiosity Rover has resumed its science…

NASA Said It Has Plans To Send A Man To Mars In The 2030s

NASA Said It Has Plans To Send A Man To Mars In The 2030s

According to a retired International Space Station Commander, they have had the technology since sending an astronaut to the moon. Chris Hadfield is causing a lot of shock over a statement he made, saying that the exact same technology that took a…

Study Claims NASA May Have Found Organics On Mars 40 Years Ago But Accidentally Destroyed The Samples

Study Claims NASA May Have Found Organics On Mars 40 Years Ago But Accidentally Destroyed The Samples

In 1976, the twin Viking landers may have stumbled upon what would have been the first organic material samples discovered on Mars, but ended up torching the evidence by accident. As the Inquisitr recently reported, NASA kept the scientific community on the…

Mars Was Once Whipped By Heavy Rainfall, Which Carved Valleys In The Martian Surface 3.8 Billion Years Ago

Mars Was Once Whipped By Heavy Rainfall, Which Carved Valleys In The Martian Surface 3.8 Billion Years Ago

Mars has a complex network of river valleys carved billions of years ago by heavy rainfall that showered the Martian surface in the planet’s distant past. The Martian landscape is crisscrossed by a complex network of valleys that bear a close resemblance…

Solar system’s largest supervolcano could be on Mars

Solar system’s largest supervolcano could be on Mars

Mystery of the bizarre ‘UFO’ formation on Mars is solved: Scientists claim it was created by massive volcanic eruptions 3 billion years ago Medusae Fossae, spotted in the 1960s, is described by Nasa as an ‘enigmatic pile of eroding sediments’  The unusual…

Astronaut Chris Hadfield Doesn’t Think The Rockets From NASA, SpaceX, And Blue Origin Can Take Us To Mars

Astronaut Chris Hadfield Doesn’t Think The Rockets From NASA, SpaceX, And Blue Origin Can Take Us To Mars

‘I don’t think any of those three rockets is taking people to Mars,’ Hadfield told ‘Business Insider.’ Will the rockets currently built by NASA and the two private space companies SpaceX and Blue Origin actually take people to Mars? Retired Canadian astronaut…