Mars

Science vs Cinema: How Accurate Was Ridley Scott's The Martian?

We all know that The Martian was one of the most scientifically accurate sci-fi films in recent memory, not least as a result of...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 19 October 2015 - 11:59AM

Chris Hadfield Says We Should Focus on the Moon Before Going to Mars

Between the discovery of water on Mars and the hubbub surrounding the real-life science of The Martian, all of the hype around space...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 1:18PM

Amazing Close-Up Images of the Real-Life Ares 3 Landing Site from The Martian

NASA is really putting all of their eggs in the Martian basket. Earlier today, they released a side-by-side comparison of The Martian...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 05 October 2015 - 2:25PM

NASA's Side-By-Side Comparison of The Martian and the Real Mission to Mars

After a huge opening weekend, The Martian is officially a success. This is not only good news for sci-fi fans, but for science...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 05 October 2015 - 11:47AM

Let's Talk About the One Scene of The Martian That's Incredibly Dumb

The reviews are in, and The Martian is an extremely well-made film, from the perspectives of laymen and scientists alike. It's...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 02 October 2015 - 2:35PM

NASA Wants The Martian to Show Us That Mars Is 'Survivable'

NASA has had a huge hand in consulting on the real-life science of The Martian, and are openly intending to use it to drive public...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 01 October 2015 - 10:22AM

Ridley Scott Knew About Water on Mars, Almost Worked It Into The Martian

When NASA announced yesterday that they've confirmed the presence of liquid water on Mars, many cynical onlookers noted the suspicious...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 29 September 2015 - 11:50AM

The Funniest Reactions to NASA's Huge Mars Announcement

"#MarsAnnouncement: Matt Damon is still on Mars."

Janey Tracey
Monday, 28 September 2015 - 4:24PM

NASA Announces that There Is Officially Liquid Water on Mars

NASA confirms the presence of liquid water on Mars in landmark discovery that could impact our search for alien lifeThis weekend, NASA...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 28 September 2015 - 11:07AM

NASA to Unveil Major Mars Mystery on Monday

This Monday, NASA will hold a televised press conference that will supposedly contain a big reveal concerning a recent scientific...

Zain Charkawi
Sunday, 27 September 2015 - 3:30PM

Elon Musk Wants to Send the SpaceX Dragon Capsule to Europa

Researchers just proved that Saturn's moon Enceladus is home to a global ocean, making it a prime candidate for alien life. But prior...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 22 September 2015 - 4:11PM

Elon Musk's Plans for Sending 1 Million People to Mars for $500,000 Each.

Elon Musk has long been a vocal proponent for the quest to send humans to Mars, regularly suggesting that humanity must become...

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 21 September 2015 - 5:59AM

SpaceX Shows Us What It Will Look Like When the Dragon Capsule Lands on Mars

SpaceX has long claimed that they will someday assist humanity in setting up colonies on Mars (or nuking it, as the case may be), and...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 17 September 2015 - 10:19AM

Future Mars Astronauts May Live in a 3-D Printed Bubble Made Out of Martian Soil

NASA predicts that astronauts will land on Mars in the 2030s, and when they do, they'll need accommodations. A new 3-D printed habitat...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 14 September 2015 - 1:01PM

DARPA Experts on Why We Should Be Optimistic About the Search for Alien Life

"We haven't really looked for extraterrestrial life yet."

Janey Tracey
Sunday, 13 September 2015 - 4:10PM

This Amazing Robotic Space Hedgehog Could One Day Explore Martian Moons

Watch this remarkable little space hedgehog as it tumbles around through simulated zero-g environments.

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 11 September 2015 - 12:17PM

Elon Musk Wants to Nuke Mars, Stephen Colbert Calls Him a 'Supervillain'

Nuclear weapons are the "fast way" to warm up Mars.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 10 September 2015 - 1:47PM

ISS Astronauts Read The Martian, Want to See the Movie on Opening Night

The Martian is 100% Astronaut approved.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 - 4:33PM

Watch as the Mission to Mars Goes South in the First Clip from The Martian

The Martian is one of the most anticipated movies of the year in any genre, and although we've seen footage from the film in multiple...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 - 1:08PM

Yet Another Scientist Calls Mars One Mission 'Unfeasible' and 'Unsustainable'

MIT researcher Sydney Do claims the mission's cost would be astronomical.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 03 September 2015 - 11:20AM