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.
Curiosity rover can shoot lasers at any rock it wants
NASA gives its Mars rover the ability to choose what rocks to analyze.
ICYMI: Space foam party and mind reading for horses
A new rover concept would drop foam over rocky terrain, creating quick-drying bridges.
NASA's Opportunity rover celebrates 12th anniversary on Mars
A true oldie but goodie.
Curiosity rover snaps a detailed look at sand dunes on Mars
NASA plans to collect and analyze samples for further research.
Curiosity rover drills into Martian rock, looks for more evidence of water
NASA scientists won't have to wait until InSight's 2016 drilling mission to see what lies beneath...
NASA's Curiosity rover finds ancient streambed on Mars, evidence of 'vigorous' water flow
Curiosity may have spent a while limbering up for the mission ahead, but now it's found evidence o...
Curiosity rover starts light robotic arm workout in preparation for scientific main event
As NASA promised, Curiosity has stopped at the quarter pole toward its first scientific destinatio...
Mars Curiosity leaves its landing area, heads to distant frontier a quarter-mile away
Now that Curiosity has survived its thrill-a-minute landing and passed an upgrade and physical wit...