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This Guy Is Trying to Save Matt Damon From A Life On Mars

The Huffington Post | Samantha Guff | Posted 10.09.2015 | Entertainment

Is "The Martian" based on a true story? Is Matt Damon stuck on Mars? There are people out there who seem to think so.  On Friday, a GoFundMe...

Water is Key, on Earth and Mars

Anita Zaidi | Posted 10.09.2015 | Impact
Anita Zaidi

This is a major scientific breakthrough that suggests that there may yet be a positive answer to David Bowie's 1970s hit, 'Life on Mars?' Back on Earth, there's been a great deal of noise about the new Global Goals for sustainable development and water is once again a central theme.

Captain Kirk Says There Are Life Forms On Mars

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.08.2015 | Entertainment

Set phasers to stunned! Captain Kirk is not happy you're ignoring Mars.  Actor William Shatner explored space for years on "Star Trek," and ...

Neil deGrasse Tyson Changed Bill Maher's Mind About Water On Mars

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.03.2015 | Comedy

Bill Maher was not into the big Mars news when it came out. Then Neil deGrasse Tyson came along. On Friday's "Real Time," Mah...

Water on Mars Gives Hope of Escape Route If Trump Ends Up Winning This Thing

Brandt Hamilton | Posted 09.30.2015 | Comedy
Brandt Hamilton

Donald Trump hasn't won 2016 yet. But there's a chance he will, and that's reason enough to leave the planet earth.

NASA Confirms Discovery of Water Theme Park on Mars

Spencer Green | Posted 09.29.2015 | Comedy
Spencer Green

"There is no doubt that those Martians perished while waiting to get on the ride," says professor Irwin Lafferdean of the Institute of Interplanetary Amusement. "Can even advanced species survive the quest for reasonably-priced fun for all ages? I don't know. Damn it, I just don't know."

Liquid Water Found On Mars

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 09.28.2015 | Science

Mars has water on its surface, and it's in liquid form at least some of the time. NASA on Monday announced the results of a new study showin...

Rover Finds More Evidence That Mars May Have Been Habitable

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 12.09.2014 | Science

Ancient Mars may have been much wetter than scientists thought. New data from NASA's Curiosity rover indicate the red planet's Gale Crater once con...

New Map May Hold Clues To Red Planet's Watery Past | Mike Wall | Posted 07.08.2014 | Science

An incredibly detailed new map of Mars' southern highlands shows how profoundly liquid water sculpted the region long ago, scientists say. "This map...

'Blueberries' On Red Planet Probably Not What We Thought

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 03.03.2014 | Science

If they're not real blueberries, then what are those blueberry-esque iron spheres on Mars? And could they help tell the story of the planet's ancient ...

Planet's Dark Streaks Suggest Active Water Cycle | Denise Chow | Posted 12.11.2013 | Science

Dark seasonal streaks on slopes near the Martian equator may be a sign of flowing salt water on Mars, liquid runoff that melts and evaporates during ...

Shyboy's Water on Mars Is the Debut Pop Album of 2013

Xaque Gruber | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

If Nick Drake, Alan Parsons Project and M83 spawned a child raised on a healthy diet of Prince, Alfred Hitchcock, and classic science fiction films, it would be something resembling Shyboy.

Rover's New Discovery Delivers A 'Wow Moment' | Mike Wall | Posted 09.26.2013 | Science

Future Mars explorers may be able to get all the water they need out of the red dirt beneath their boots, a new study suggests. NASA's Mars rover Cu...

Strong Evidence Seen For Ancient Ocean On Mars

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 07.22.2013 | Science

It's a question that has sparked much controversy among scientists and astronomy buffs: Was there once an ocean on Mars? And now it seems we may n...

Aging Mars Rover Uncovers Planet's Watery Past | Mike Wall | Posted 06.08.2013 | Science

NASA's Mars rover Opportunity has made perhaps the biggest discovery of its nearly 10-year career, finding evidence that life may have been able to ge...

One Ocean World Among Many

Jim Bell | Posted 08.01.2013 | TED Weekends
Jim Bell

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgWhile I'm astonished by the diversity of Earth's oceans, I'm absolutely floored when I stop to think that our beautiful blue ocean is only one of perhaps a half dozen or more oceans on other worlds in our solar system.

Pebbles Offer Tantalizing Clues To Planet's Past

Posted 06.01.2013 | Science

By: Denise Chow Published: 05/30/2013 02:06 PM EDT on Smooth, round pebbles found by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity provide more evidence t...

Radar-Packing Mars Probe Sees Evidence Of 'Megafloods'

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 03.07.2013 | Science

LOS ANGELES -- The face of Mars is dotted with a maze of channels, pointing to possible ancient megaflood episodes. Now scientists peering below the ...

What Strange Antarctic Pond Says About Mars

Posted 02.11.2013 | Science

By: Megan Gannon Published: 02/10/2013 10:20 AM EST on LiveScience Antarctica's bizarre Don Juan Pond is the saltiest natural body of water on E...

World's Oldest Fossils Discovered In Region Known For Ancient Rocks

Posted 01.04.2013 | Science

Three-and-a-half billion years is a long time — after all, humans have only been around for about 2.3 million years. But scientists working in Weste...

Glitch May Threaten Rover's Mars Mission

Posted 12.11.2012 | Science

By: Staff Published: 12/10/2012 02:53 PM EST on As NASA's Mars rover Curiosity prepares to use its rock-boring drill for the f...

Dark Streaks On Mars Get Surprising Explanation

Posted 10.25.2012 | Science

By: Staff Published: 10/24/2012 12:16 PM EDT on The tantalizing seasonal flows observed on Mars last year may indeed be caus...

Photos Of Ancient Stream On Mars Released

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 09.27.2012 | Science

NASA said on Thursday that it has found evidence of an ancient stream that once existed on Mars. Water was once flowing in the area the Mars Curios...

BREAKING: Mars Rover Spots Ancient Stream

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 11.27.2012 | Science

The Curiosity Rover has found evidence of an ancient stream that flowed "vigorously" on Mars where the Rover is now exploring, NASA said on Thursday. ...

Mars Meteorites Yield Big Surprise About Planet's Interior

Posted 06.24.2012 | Science

By: Staff Published: 06/23/2012 06:42 AM EDT on The interior of Mars holds vast reservoirs of water, with some spots apparentl...