Could We Ever Actually Live on Mars?

We're all obsessed with the idea of going to Mars, but will it ever be possible to live there?

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 24 August 2015 - 5:58PM

NASA Wants You to Send Your Name to Mars

67,000 people have signed up in the first 24 hours.

Janey Tracey
Friday, 21 August 2015 - 2:36PM

NASA Wants Us to Eat Our Own Recycled Feces on Mars

NASA is ramping up their efforts to send the first manned mission to Mars, but it's no walk in the park getting there. In addition to...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 20 August 2015 - 1:45PM

NASA Reveals Nine Real-Life Space Technologies in The Martian

The Martian has been hailed as one of the most scientifically accurate sci-fi novels in recent memory, and the film adaptation looks...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 - 11:34AM

Space Advocates Hope to Use The Martian Movie to Encourage Political Support for Future Mars Missions

Can Ridley Scott's The Martian really encourage the Government to increase spending on planetary sciences?

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - 5:49PM

India's Mangalyaan Mars Orbiter Returns Stunning Images of Red Planet's Rocky Surface

These images are made all the more remarkable when you consider the Mangalyaan mission only cost $67 million!

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 14 August 2015 - 5:38PM

Watch NASA Test the SLS Rocket Engine that Could Take Us to Mars

The deep space shuttle engine will be tested at 4:30 pm ET.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 13 August 2015 - 1:42PM

NASA's Mars Curiosity Rover Snaps Brilliant Selfie as Part of its Anniversary Celebrations

Curiosity keeps up its strong selfie game as it celebrates 3 years on Mars.

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 11 August 2015 - 2:44PM

The Curiosity Rover's 9 Biggest Moments from Three Years on Mars

Curiosity celebrates three trailblazing years on the Red Planet on August 6.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 05 August 2015 - 2:53PM

NASA Engineer Talks Futuristic Spacesuit that Will Protect Astronauts on Mars

NASA has spent years developing the state-of-the-art, more flexible, more supportive Z-2 spacesuit, which is designed to withstand...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 27 July 2015 - 4:03PM

DARPA Is Trying to Genetically Engineer Organisms to Terraform Mars

Could genetically engineered bacteria make Mars livable for humans?

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 - 1:56PM

NASA Unveils New Online Gallery of Over 100,000 Space Pictures

Find the Pillars of Creation, the Apollo Missions, and Mars lander technology all in one place.

Janey Tracey
Monday, 22 June 2015 - 3:02PM

NASA Discovers Glass on Mars that May Hold Ancient Life

Deposits of glass have been found in impact craters on Mars, and

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 11 June 2015 - 1:58PM

Watch: NASA's Flying Saucer Is Torn Apart In Latest Failed Test

NASA's "UFO" spacecraft is torn to shreds in space.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 09 June 2015 - 12:44PM

Watch Live: NASA Tests the Flying Saucer That Could Take Humans to Mars

NASA is about to test launch the LDSD, the UFO-like spacecraft that may take us to the Red Planet.

Janey Tracey
Monday, 01 June 2015 - 1:01PM

Watch: What Would It Really Be Like to Live on Mars?

We would have superpowers, we'd see two moons at night, and we would probably live underground.

Janey Tracey
Monday, 18 May 2015 - 5:07PM

NASA's Curiosity Rover Snaps Spectacular Color Photos of a Martian Sunset

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity caught a Martian sunset in progress.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 12 May 2015 - 1:22PM

Watch Live: NASA, MIT, SpaceX and More at the Humans to Mars Conference

The Humans to Mars conference kicked off yesterday, but you can still watch the live stream for two more days.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 - 10:01AM

Author of The Martian Predicts Humans Will Get to Mars Two Decades Later than NASA

At the Humans to Mars conference, The Martian author Andy Weir claims humans will get to Mars in 2050, just hours after NASA claimed...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 05 May 2015 - 4:55PM

Mars Astronauts May Suffer Brain Damage from Cosmic Ray Exposure

Mice exposed to similar levels of radiation as an astronaut on a two to three-year round trip to Mars experienced brain damage and...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 01 May 2015 - 5:01PM