aug 282012
 
Curiosity Returns Voice and Telephoto Views from Mars

  NASA’s Mars Curiosity has debuted the first recorded human voice that traveled from Earth to another planet and back. A chapter of the layered geological history of Mars is laid bare in this postcard from NASA’s Curiosity rover. The image shows the base of Mount Sharp, the rover’s eventual science destination. Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS In [continue reading]

aug 212012
 
The interior of Mars will be Investigated by InSight, a New NASA Mission

  NASA has selected a new mission, set to launch in 2016, that will take the first look into the deep interior of Mars to see why the Red Planet evolved so differently from Earth as one of our Solar System’s rocky planets. Mars, the “Red Planet”. Image Credit: NASA The new mission, named InSight, [continue reading]