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Astrolab FLEX Rover Is Here to Help Us Build a Life on Extraterrestrial Worlds
Astrolab FLEX Rover Is Here to Help Us Build a Life on Extraterrestrial Worlds

24 Sep 2022, 01:44 UTC / Flexible Logistics & Exploration (FLEX) should be a mass-produced, multi-mission rover meant to help humans expand into the solar system

 
Fast on Land and Water, the Gibbs Aquada Could Have Revolutionized Transportation
Fast on Land and Water, the Gibbs Aquada Could Have Revolutionized Transportation

15 Aug 2022, 14:20 UTC / An innovative amphibious car that was surprisingly fast on both land and water, the Gibbs Aquada failed to make a splash on the market due to its price

 
This Small Rover With C-Shaped Legs Was Designed to Navigate the Rough Lunar Terrain
This Small Rover With C-Shaped Legs Was Designed to Navigate the Rough Lunar Terrain

11 Aug 2022, 21:49 UTC / Meet the Lunar Zebro, a small rover with unique C-shaped legs that was created to explore the rugged terrain of the Moon

 
This 1973 Rover P5 Was Margaret Thatcher's Ride to Her First Meeting With the Queen
This 1973 Rover P5 Was Margaret Thatcher's Ride to Her First Meeting With the Queen

5 Aug 2022, 10:53 UTC / The classic saloon is powered by a 3.5-liter V8 engine and it covered around 93,000 miles (149,000 km) during its lifetime

 
MRS Off-World Machine Boasts a Supercharged V8 Diesel Engine: Time to Pollute More Planets
MRS Off-World Machine Boasts a Supercharged V8 Diesel Engine: Time to Pollute More Planets

4 Jul 2022, 15:45 UTC / This conceptual design explores the mechanics, power, and use of a modular rover designed for an array of situations and interplanetary predicaments

 
NASA's Curiosity Rover Reveals Clues About the Red Planet's Wet Past
NASA's Curiosity Rover Reveals Clues About the Red Planet's Wet Past

23 Jun 2022, 21:21 UTC / For the past few months, Curiosity has been climbing Mount Sharp, crossing between a clay-rich area and one filled with sulfate

 
NASA to Send a Lander and a Rover to Explore the Moon's Mysterious Gruithuisen Domes
NASA to Send a Lander and a Rover to Explore the Moon's Mysterious Gruithuisen Domes

3 Jun 2022, 15:30 UTC / The Moon is full of mysteries and NASA plans to uncover some them by the end of the decade. The agency will send a lander and a rover to the lunar surface

 
Royal 1993 Rover Sterling 827 Up for Auction During the Queen's Jubilee
Royal 1993 Rover Sterling 827 Up for Auction During the Queen's Jubilee

18 May 2022, 09:03 UTC / The Rover Sterling 827 is thought to have been used by the Queen herself. It is powered by a Honda 2.7 V6 engine and has a rich service history

 
Astronaut on Space Station Takes Control of Rover on Earth, Force Feedback And All
Astronaut on Space Station Takes Control of Rover on Earth, Force Feedback And All

21 Apr 2022, 09:46 UTC / ESA tests a new force feedback-based distant rover control technique, asks an astronaut in space to move a rover here on Earth

 
Rover-BRM: The Jet-Powered Car That Proved It Could Hang With the Big Boys at Le Mans
Rover-BRM: The Jet-Powered Car That Proved It Could Hang With the Big Boys at Le Mans

15 Apr 2022, 22:59 UTC / During a decade when naturally aspirated piston engines still reigned over the motorsport world, a jet-powered car competed in the most prestigious race of all

 
This Game Lets You Engineer and Build Your Own Vehicles
This Game Lets You Engineer and Build Your Own Vehicles

28 Mar 2022, 23:08 UTC / Build amazing 3D vehicles from simple buggies to trucks, cranes and rocket powered rovers using multiple expertly crafted parts

 
Close-Up of Robot-Made Hole on Mars Looks Like a View of the Planet From Space
Close-Up of Robot-Made Hole on Mars Looks Like a View of the Planet From Space

26 Mar 2022, 02:08 UTC / A hole made by the Curiosity rover on the edge of the Gale crater on Mars revealed the presence of substances linked to life

 
Chinese Rover Finds Mysterious Glass Beads on the Far Side of the Moon
Chinese Rover Finds Mysterious Glass Beads on the Far Side of the Moon

24 Feb 2022, 01:20 UTC / China’s Yutu-2 rover has found something that scientists haven't seen before on the far side of the Moon: transparent glass spheres

 
NASA Perseverance Rover Celebrates Its First Year on Mars Today
NASA Perseverance Rover Celebrates Its First Year on Mars Today

18 Feb 2022, 16:47 UTC / On February 18th, 2021, Perseverance touched the Marian soil for the first time. A year has passed and the rover continues to unlock mysteries of the Red Planet

 
10 Cool Facts You Didn't Know About Land Rover
10 Cool Facts You Didn't Know About Land Rover

10 Feb 2022, 13:40 UTC / Did you know that Land Rover built the first monster truck and that it once offered tank tracks as a factory option? Now you do!

 
All-Metal Wheels of the VIPER Moon Rover Spin for 25 Miles in “High-Tech Sandbox”
All-Metal Wheels of the VIPER Moon Rover Spin for 25 Miles in “High-Tech Sandbox”

7 Jan 2022, 09:59 UTC / NASA reveals some details of the tests it performed on the wheels of the VIPER rover that will be sent to the Moon in 2023 to search for water

 
Forget About Wheeled Rovers, MIT Is Working on Vehicles That Use the Moon to Levitate
Forget About Wheeled Rovers, MIT Is Working on Vehicles That Use the Moon to Levitate

26 Dec 2021, 03:00 UTC / Aerospace engineers from MIT are working on a revolutionary rover design that uses the natural charge of the Moon to levitate

 
Perseverance Has Been Roving on Hard Martian Magma, Ground-Level Images Are Stunning
Perseverance Has Been Roving on Hard Martian Magma, Ground-Level Images Are Stunning

16 Dec 2021, 10:40 UTC / NASA reveals that the Perseverance rover has been moving over what once was red hot magma in the Jezero Crater, also detects water was there

 
Chinese Find Something Cube on the Far Side of the Moon, They’ll Go Check It Out
Chinese Find Something Cube on the Far Side of the Moon, They’ll Go Check It Out

8 Dec 2021, 13:29 UTC / The Chinese Chang'e-4 rover snaps a photo of a curious cube-shaped feature on the far side of the Moon, it will take it three months to reach it

 
Skoda Enyaq-Inspired Autonomous Moon Rover Packs Star Trek Technology
Skoda Enyaq-Inspired Autonomous Moon Rover Packs Star Trek Technology

27 Nov 2021, 04:00 UTC / London-based Xtend Design has created a concept inspired by Skoda's SUVs that can withstand the harsh conditions of our natural satellite: meet the Luniaq