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03.21.17
NASA's origami robots can squeeze into places rovers can't
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NASA's origami robots can squeeze into places rovers can't

They could be used to explore the parts of Mars a full-sized rover can't reach.

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03.16.17
Buzz Aldrin turns to VR to explain how we can get to Mars
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Buzz Aldrin turns to VR to explain how we can get to Mars

Aldrin may not live to see it, but he thinks colonizing Mars is part of humanity's destiny.

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03.13.17
NASA tests life-detecting tools for Mars in the Atacama Desert
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NASA tests life-detecting tools for Mars in the Atacama Desert

As one of the driest regions on Earth, it's the best place to test Martian rover instruments.

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03.13.17
Watch NASA's Mars rocket tests in 360-degree video
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Watch NASA's Mars rocket tests in 360-degree video

From the "flame trench," the SLS motor spews smoke, fire and steam.

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03.06.17
NASA proposes guarding Mars' atmosphere with a magnetic shield
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NASA proposes guarding Mars' atmosphere with a magnetic shield

It could protect explorers and restore some of the planet's water.

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