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NASA Unveils its Plans to Return to the Moon and Send People to Mars

NASA Unveils its Plans to Return to the Moon and Send People to Mars

A new proposal from NASA shows a 20 year timeline that will include a return to the moon to create a permanent presence and plans to send people to Mars.

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A Glimpse of What a Liquid-Covered Mars Used to Look Like

A Glimpse of What a Liquid-Covered Mars Used to Look Like

A video from Maven and The Lunar Planetary Institute show what Mars used to look like, including its once wet surface.

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A Hidden Lake on Mars Containing Liquid Has Been Discovered

A Hidden Lake on Mars Containing Liquid Has Been Discovered

There is evidence of hidden lake on Mars, locked under a polar ice cap, giving researchers a new target for future explorations.

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This is what a sunset on Mars looks like

This is what a sunset on Mars looks like

The Mars Rover sent back its first-ever color images from the surface of the Red Planet. It actually sent four, showing a blue sunset on Mars. When we watch a sunset, the ...

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NASA Discovers Organic Material on Mars

NASA Discovers Organic Material on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity Rover discovered organic materials on Mars in the form of carbon-based molecules, as well as new evidence of methane cycling.

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Microbes in the Atacama Desert May Hint at Life on Mars

Microbes in the Atacama Desert May Hint at Life on Mars

Following rainstorms in the historically arid Atacama Desert in South America, revitalized microbes may show how life on Mars could have survived. The debate as to whether or ...

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NASA Can’t Afford to Send People to Mars

NASA Can’t Afford to Send People to Mars

NASA just announced that its long planned Mission to Mars may be delayed because it doesn’t have the budget to send people to Mars.

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There’s a giant hole on Mars and no one knows why

There’s a giant hole on Mars and no one knows why

The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter just captured a giant hole on Mars, measuring several hundred yards across, and no one knows how it got there.

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NASA outlines its plans to reach Mars and beyond

NASA outlines its plans to reach Mars and beyond

Without a lot of attention or fanfare, NASA quietly announced plans to reach Mars and beyond, including plans for a lunar colony.

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NASA thinks it knows what happened to the water on Mars

NASA thinks it knows what happened to the water on Mars

It’s been a long, long debate, but NASA believes that it can now confidently explain what happened to the water on Mars.

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