Curiosity

03.07.15
Curiosity rover's arm is suffering short circuits, but it's OK
03.07.15

Curiosity rover's arm is suffering short circuits, but it's OK

The Curiosity rover's drilling career is in danger. Its robotic arm has been having sporadic short...

By M. Moon,   03.07.15
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02.24.15
Curiosity learns to drill into Mars rocks without breaking them
02.24.15

Curiosity learns to drill into Mars rocks without breaking them

It's no secret that scientists want the Curiosity rover to drill into Mars more often. However, it...

By J. Fingas,   02.24.15
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12.19.14
Barely Related: The Interview didn't go well
12.19.14

Barely Related: The Interview didn't go well

Happy holidays, everyone! Welcome to Barely Related, a conversational Friday column that presents...

By J. Conditt,   12.19.14
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12.17.14
Curiosity detects organic molecules in Martian atmosphere and soil
12.17.14

Curiosity detects organic molecules in Martian atmosphere and soil

NASA's Curiosity rover is still going strong on the red planet, observing the atmosphere and analy...

By M. Moon,   12.17.14
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12.08.14
NASA: Mars' Gale Crater held a huge lake for millions of years
12.08.14

NASA: Mars' Gale Crater held a huge lake for millions of years

Humans have been speculating about water on Mars for hundreds of years, and now thanks to the Curi...

By D. Hardawar,   12.08.14
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09.24.14
India put a satellite in orbit around Mars for a fraction of what NASA spent
09.24.14

India put a satellite in orbit around Mars for a fraction of what NASA spent

India can rightly feel proud of itself today as its Mangalyaan "MOM" satellite mission successfull...

By D. Cooper,   09.24.14
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09.08.14
NASA panel says Curiosity needs to drive less and drill more
09.08.14

NASA panel says Curiosity needs to drive less and drill more

NASA is not getting its money's worth of Curiosity, according to a review panel looking at seven p...

By S. Dent,   09.08.14
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07.31.14
Mars 2020 rover will give us a way to know the red planet better
07.31.14

Mars 2020 rover will give us a way to know the red planet better

NASA's been planning for the Mars 2020 rover for a long time now, back when Curiosity was just mak...

By M. Moon,   07.31.14
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06.25.14
Curiosity celebrates its first action-packed Martian year
06.25.14

Curiosity celebrates its first action-packed Martian year

Curiosity feted its first Martian year on the red planet (687 earth days) with a stiched-up selfie...

By S. Dent,   06.25.14
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