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Has NASA Found A Pyramid On Mars?

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 06.26.2015 | Science

NASA's Curiosity rover has photographed a pyramid on Mars--at least that's what some paranormal enthusiasts seem to think. A new YouTube video from...

Another Building Block For Life Found On Mars

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.25.2015 | Science

Another ingredient for life has been found on Mars. NASA announced this week that the Curiosity rover has discovered life-sustaining nitrogen on th...

Mars Rover Hunkers Down As Huge Solar Blast Races Toward Red Planet

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 03.07.2013 | Science

LOS ANGELES -- Curiosity hunkered down after the sun unleashed a blast that raced toward Mars. While the hardy rover was designed to withstand punish...

PHOTO: Mars Rover Snaps Stunning New Selfie

Posted 12.28.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 12/28/2012 12:20 PM EST on SPACE.com NASA has snapped its most amazing self-portrait yet of the Curiosity rover o...

Mar Rover Finds Bright Object On Mars' Surface

AP | Posted 12.09.2012 | Science

LOS ANGELES — NASA officials say the Curiosity rover has made its first scoop of the surface of planet Mars and has detected a bright object on ...

Curiosity

Frank A. Weil | Posted 10.17.2012 | Green
Frank A. Weil

So, what should all this curiosity add up to and tell us today? Perhaps we should seek universal agreement that we only have a toe hold on earth and we had better not take it for granted and use it at random.

Friday Talking Points -- A Really Boring Election?

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

If your irony-detector is as acute as mine, you'll appreciate the GOP this week completely and utterly destroying two of their bedrock positions just to score a few cheap political points.

Mysterious Blotch On Mars Photo Stirs Debate

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.09.2012 | Science

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity made a successful landing early Monday morning, marking the end of a nine-month, 354-million-mile journey. Black-and-white...

Did NASA Use Instagram On This Mars Photo?

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 08.07.2012 | Technology

Probably much to NASA's delight, the Mars rover Curiosity got the nation's attention this week. Yes, we're rapt in awe over the triumph of human innov...

Curiosity: The Mars Rover and the Promise of Space Exploration

Chris Carberry | Posted 10.05.2012 | Science
Chris Carberry

On the morning of August 6, Curiosity, the most ambitious and complex robotic rover in space history, will land on the Martian surface. If successful, it could help answer questions we have been asking for a century, most notably: Could Mars have ever have sustained life?

The Super Bowl Of Planetary Exploration

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 10.05.2012 | Science

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — NASA's Curiosity rover has transmitted a low-resolution video showing the last 2 1/2 minutes of its white-knuckle dive throu...

PHOTOS: 12 Mind-Blowing Images Of Mars

Rod Pyle | Posted 10.04.2012 | Books
Rod Pyle

Let's take a look back at our discoveries about Mars and the many missions of NASA and others that have brought us to this amazing time in history.

Mars Craft Makes Course Correction En Route To Red Planet

Reuters | Posted 09.28.2012 | Science

By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., July 29 (Reuters) - NASA's Mars rover was on its final approach to the red planet on Sunday, head...

'Contamination' Problem Won't Derail Mission, NASA Says

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 08.11.2012 | Science

LOS ANGELES — Two months before NASA is set to land its most sophisticated rover on Mars, engineers on Earth are busy troubleshooting a nagging ...

Cost Of Next-Generation Mars Rover Soars

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

LOS ANGELES — NASA's next-generation rover to the surface of Mars will be quite the behemoth – with a price tag to match. Nine months bef...