Mars

07.15.16
NASA's Mars 2020 rover will search for signs of past life
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NASA's Mars 2020 rover will search for signs of past life

A redesigned skycrane landing system and soil sampling drill will pave the way for humans on the red planet.

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07.12.16
Curiosity awakens from nap to resume full operations
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Curiosity awakens from nap to resume full operations

An image-handling glitch likely made the rover put itself in standby mode.

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07.07.16
NASA's Curiosity rover took a 'safe mode' nap this weekend
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NASA's Curiosity rover took a 'safe mode' nap this weekend

Perhaps it’s on strike after they extended its mission another two years?

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06.28.16
Curiosity finds evidence that Mars was once rich in oxygen
06.28.16

Curiosity finds evidence that Mars was once rich in oxygen

The loss of its magnetic field is probably to blame, not aliens.

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06.24.16
Four crops grown in simulated Martian soil are safe to eat
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Four crops grown in simulated Martian soil are safe to eat

The Dutch scientists are testing more crops to see if they can grow safely on Mars.

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