Mars Rover

A Mars rover is a motor vehicle that travels across the surface of the planet Mars upon arrival. Rovers have several advantages over stationary landers: they examine more territory, they can be directed to interesting features, they can place themselves in sunny positions to weather winter months, and they can advance the knowledge of how to perform very remote robotic vehicle control.

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Entomologist William Romoser, an Ohio University emeritus professor, presented a research poster...

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Early fossils found on Earth may just be 'chemical gardens'

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NASA’s Mars 2020 Rover is heading to Mars soon to look for fossils. The ESA/Roscosmos ExoMars rover...

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Martian rocks could be returned to Earth as part of a new mission

The Mars Sample Return Mission (MSR) will start with the Mars 2020 rover that is being sent to the...

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Fossilizing mineral found at 2020 Mars rover landing site

The answer to the question of extraterrestrial life could lie buried in this compound, preserved for...

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Cloudy skies on Mars modelled by NASA supercomputers

Mars may be seen as a dry, barren, dusty world, but it has surprisingly active weather. The result are cirrus clouds and even noctilucent clouds. These...

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Rocks from Mars to be sent back to Earth in bold quest to find past life

A bold plan to send a rover to Mars to collect rocks and then fly them back to Earth is taking shape...

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European Mars rover in a ‘race against time’ to fix parachutes

Getting a probe safely to the surface of Mars is not easy: Numerous landing attempts have ended in a...

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Global storms on Mars shoot dust towers up into the air

Last year, a dust storm encircled Mars for months, ending NASA's Opportunity mission when sunlight...

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Mars oxygen levels keep spiking and NASA still isn’t sure why

Something is causing oxygen levels on Mars to spike, and despite the best efforts of the Curiosity...

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NASA's Mars 2020 Heads Into the Test Chamber – NASA’s Mars Exploration Program

In this time-lapse video, taken on Oct. 9, 2019, at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena,...

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NASA subjected its new Mars rover to harsh Mars-like environs

Nine months till blast-off.

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Curiosity Finds Mysterious Oxygen Fluctuations on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity rover sniffed out an unexpected seasonal variation to the oxygen on Mars, according...

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NASA’s Curiosity rover posts eerie image of Mars

NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover has posted a stunning black and white image of the Red Planet, shedding new light on just how empty it is. Posted to NASA’s...

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At future Mars landing spot, scientists spy mineral that could preserve signs of past life

IMAGE: Jezero crater, where NASA plans to land a new Mars rover next year, is home to the remains of...

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See Mars 2020 Rover Winched Into Air and Moved Into a Test Chamber | Digital Trends

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NASA's Mars 2020 rover to search for signs of past microbial life - Times of India

WASHINGTON: In what could shed more light on the red planet, Mars; NASA scientists have discovered...

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Mars Curiosity Rover Detects Oxygen Behaving Strangely on Mars

Earlier this year, the rover’s tunable laser spectrometer, called SAM, which stands for Sample...

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1st Methane, Now Oxygen: Another Possible 'Biosignature' Gas Is Acting Weird on Mars

"We're beginning to see this tantalizing correlation between methane and oxygen for a good part of...

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