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NASA blow: Biden to ‘ruin’ space programme as China poised to ‘occupy' Moon and Mars

ByThe US space agency has revealed it will be announcing an "exciting new discovery" about the Moon in a press conference next Monday. No...

NASA to announce ‘exciting’ new Moon discovery ahead of human visits to Mars

ByThe discovery was made following observations by NASA’s SOFIA telescope, which is attached to a modified commercial jet flying high in the atmosphere. The...

SpaceX: Elon Musk claims Starship Mars mission has ‘fighting chance’ of flying in 4 YEARS

ByThis “window” referred to by the SpaceX head is a launch opportunity arising every 26 months for Mars missions when the planets are particularly...

Mars tonight: Where is Mars in the sky tonight? How to see Mars opposition

Every 26 months or so, Mars, Earth and the Sun form a straight line in the heavens. In astronomical terms, this alignment is known...

Mars opposition 2020: Look up for an exceptionally bright Mars tomorrow night

October is proving to be a fantastic month for stargazers with two Full Moons and Mars's closest approach to Earth this year. The Red...

Mars opposition 2020: How to see Mars in opposition to Earth next week?

October this year is the perfect month for amateur stargazers hoping to dip their toes into more serious astronomy. A rare Halloween Blue Moon...

Don't Miss Your Socially Distanced Date With Mars

Huo JingnanStargazers perk up — Mars is getting big and bright the coming week, as the sun, Earth and Mars line up close to...

Life on Mars: NASA's Perseverance to hunt for proof of alien life with cutting-edge radar

RIMFAX or Radar Imager for Mars' Subsurface Experiment will provide detailed views of the subsurface to depths of about 30ft (10m). In doing so, the...

NASA Finds Billion-Year-Old Sand Dunes Preserved on Mars, And They Look Familiar

Carly Cassella Tucked away in a canyon on Mars, scientists have discovered a windswept field of solid sand, which turned to rock roughly a billion...

Elon Musk BOMBSHELL: SpaceX Starman Tesla Roadster flies by Mars in 37million mile journey

It came within 0.05 astronomical units, equivalent to five million miles, from the planet. In 2018 the Tesla Roadster was fired into space by SpaceX’s...

Look up! Mars will shine particularly bright in the sky TONIGHT

The closest approach in 60,000 years occurred in 2003 when Mars was 34 million miles away - and it will not be that close...

This Week, Mars Is The Closest to Earth It'll Be For Another 15 Years

Jacinta Bowler Mars, our second closest cosmic cousin, has been in our collective imagination for decades. Between fantasies of martian visits and the promise of water under...

Martian lake breakthrough ‘could lead’ to life on Mars mission, scientist claims

A report, published online this week, backs up what scientists had already said in 2018 – that Mars’ south pole hides a huge lake...

Elon Musk urges people move to Mars in grim solar DISASTER warning – ‘Earth engulfed'

The SpaceX founder made his warning on the Sway podcast, where he reiterated his fears the Sun will engulf the Earth one day. Mr...

A Network of Hidden Lakes Has Been Found Under The Surface of Mars, Scientists Say

Michelle Starr The surface of Mars is renowned for its aridity. The entire planet is a dusty, barren desert - a wasteland of rock and,...

Scientists May Have Found a Material for Building on Mars

Jennifer Ouellette, Ars Technica Space aficionados who dream of one day colonizing Mars must grapple with the stark reality of the planet's limited natural resources,...

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