After decades of research to discern seasonal patterns in Martian dust storms from images showing the dust, but the clearest pattern appears to be captured by measuring the temperature of the Red Planet's atmosphere.
We all intuitively understand the basics of time. Every day we count its passage and use it to schedule our lives.
Sand dunes cover much of this terrain, which has large boulders lying on flat areas between the dunes.
The 100 candidates on the shortlist to establish a human colony on the planet Mars are to undergo tests as part of a new phase of the selection process, the project organisers said Monday.
Moses and Aaron, the Old Testament tells us, had to make bricks without straw before their people could leave Egypt and begin the journey to the Promised Land.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says if things go according to plan people will be on Mars just nine years from now.
Mars and Earth got unusually cozy Monday night, drawing closer to each other than they have in more than a decade.
Mars will be the closest it has been to Earth since 2005, meaning academics and amateurs alike can get a rare, bright close-up of our dusty red neighbour in the night sky.
Using radar data collected by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, a Southwest Research Institute-led team found evidence of an ice age recorded in the polar deposits of Mars. Ice ages on Mars are driven by processes similar ...
This triptych brings together three excellent images of Mars acquired this month by two cameras in space and one in Australia.