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Martian Surface Looks Infected With Something, Blame It on Melting Ice
Martian Surface Looks Infected With Something, Blame It on Melting Ice

13 Jun 2022, 11:39 UTC / HiRISE image taken about a year ago shows mounds and pits in an area called Bamberg Crater in the Mare Acidalium quadrangle of Mars

 
Giant “Footprints” on Mars Look Like They Belong to an Alien Godzilla
Giant “Footprints” on Mars Look Like They Belong to an Alien Godzilla

12 Jun 2022, 02:20 UTC / HiRISE photograph showing a portion of the Capen Crater, in the Terra Sabea region of the Mars, looks like a trio of footprints

 
Dark Sand Formations on Mars Seem Disturbingly Artificial and Organized
Dark Sand Formations on Mars Seem Disturbingly Artificial and Organized

27 Dec 2021, 13:21 UTC / Image taken by the HiRISE camera in orbit around Mars shows dark sand formations on the surface, in the Nilosyrtis region

 
Rock Formation on Mars Looks Like a Lonely Dome Lost Near a Weirdly-Shaped Crater
Rock Formation on Mars Looks Like a Lonely Dome Lost Near a Weirdly-Shaped Crater

4 Sep 2021, 07:19 UTC / The image you see here shows a dome-shaped outcrop in the Orcus Patera region of Mars as seen from 278 km (173 miles) above the surface

 
Mars in Unusual Shades of Blue, Green and Yellow Is Like Nothing You’ve Seen Before
Mars in Unusual Shades of Blue, Green and Yellow Is Like Nothing You’ve Seen Before

16 Aug 2021, 07:53 UTC / An older image of Mars released this month shows a region of the planet with exposed bedrock seen with other colors than we're used to

 
Recent Mars Impact Crater Looks Like a Cigarette Burn
Recent Mars Impact Crater Looks Like a Cigarette Burn

29 Jul 2021, 09:30 UTC / A new image of Mars released by the people running the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows one of the most recent impact craters on the Red Planet

 
100 Martian Days for the Perseverance Rover, the Red Planet Adventure Goes On
100 Martian Days for the Perseverance Rover, the Red Planet Adventure Goes On

2 Jun 2021, 08:04 UTC / It's been 100 Martian Days since the Perseverance rover calls Mars home. The spacecraft landed on the Red Planet on February 18.

 
UAE Beats U.S. in New Race to Mars, Sends Amal Mission on Mitsubishi Rocket
UAE Beats U.S. in New Race to Mars, Sends Amal Mission on Mitsubishi Rocket

20 Jul 2020, 15:53 UTC / The United Arab Emirates launched over the weekend its first mission to the Red Planet, an orbiter meant to study the upper atmosphere of the planet

 
Mars Rover Gets Tools Needed to Collect Samples and Return Them to Earth
Mars Rover Gets Tools Needed to Collect Samples and Return Them to Earth

20 Aug 2019, 15:16 UTC / NASA plans to use the new Mars rover to collect samples of the Red Planet and send them back to Earth by the end of the next decade

 
Insect-Like NASA Mars Helicopter Shows Up in Official Photos
Insect-Like NASA Mars Helicopter Shows Up in Official Photos

29 Mar 2019, 10:04 UTC / The Mars Helicopter was airborne for one minute at an altitude of 2 inches (5 centimeters) and proved that it can fly in a Mars-like atmosphere

 
NASA InSight Looks Like a Spec of Metal in the Martian Reddish Dust
NASA InSight Looks Like a Spec of Metal in the Martian Reddish Dust

14 Dec 2018, 10:30 UTC / NASA releases photos on the InSight lander parachute and heat shield taken from orbit with the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)

 
CubeSat Tracking the NASA InSIght Mission Take First Photo of Mars
CubeSat Tracking the NASA InSIght Mission Take First Photo of Mars

23 Oct 2018, 15:18 UTC / One of the two CubeSats accompanying the InSight mission to Mars took a phot of the Red Planet from 8 million miles (12.8 million km) away.

 
NASA Stops Curiosity Rover Operations Due to Communications Issues
NASA Stops Curiosity Rover Operations Due to Communications Issues

20 Sep 2018, 09:51 UTC / NASA engineers are working to fix an unknown problem with the Curiosity rover that prevents it since last weekend to send data to Earth

 
Terraforming Mars - The 2020 Rover
Terraforming Mars - The 2020 Rover

12 Aug 2018, 08:09 UTC / There are now two years left before probably humanity's last rover before an actual human sets foot on Mars departs our home planet.