Tag "Mars"

NASA’s Mars InSight lander Prepares to Deploy it’s Self-Hammering Heat Probe

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NASA’s Mars InSight lander has settled on Elysium Planitia and is getting ready to use its instruments. If everything goes according to plan, one device’s

There’s Still Hope for NASA’s Opportunity Mars Rover

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Ever since a massive dust storm took place on Mars this past summer, NASA’s Opportunity Mars rover has been silent since June 10, leading to

NASA’s Mars InSight lander’s Robotic Arm is Ready for Lifting

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New photos taken by NASA’s Mars InSight lander demonstrates its robotic arm is ready to do some lifting. With a reach of almost 6 feet

NASA’s Probes to Shed Light on Long Standing Cosmic Mysteries

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On Monday an NASA’s asteroid-mining mission, the OSIRIS-REx probe officially arrived at Bennu, the 500-meter-wide asteroid. The spacecraft will spend months here, then descend to

How Could Bacteria Affect Humans on Mars?

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What happens if we humans land on Mars to find a whole new source of infections? Although astronauts already take a lot of precautions to

Mars InSight Lander Snaps Photo of its Own Robotic Arm

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On November 30th, NASA’s newest Mars explorer captured a photo of its own robotic arm standing upright against a ruddy-brown sky. This came only four

Here’s a Breakdown of Elon Musk’s Plan to Send Humans to Mars

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Elon Musk wants to send humans to Mars as early as 2024. The CEO of SpaceX has detailed his plan to send people to the

The Big Falcon Rocket (BFR), SpaceX’s future Massive rocket, Has a New Name

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The Big Falcon Rocket (BFR), SpaceX’s future massive rocket, now has a new name. Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX used his personal Twitter account

NASA Selects Jezero Crater as the Landing Site for the Upcoming Mars 2020 Rover Mission

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NASA has selected Jezero Crater as the landing site for their upcoming Mars 2020 rover mission after a five-year search. This search involved scrutinizing and

NASA Needs 25 Years to Put Humans on Mars

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Before any future astronaut can set foot on Mars scientists must overcome many significant challenges including deadly radiation from the cosmos, possible vision loss, and

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