The drill malfunctioned in December 2016.
The ExoMars Rover will drill more than six feet underground to search for organic material.
“We are doing both the moon and Mars, in tandem, and the missions are supportive of each other.”
“It’s been 30 years of frustration and 10 years of getting ready to go to Mars.”
The lander does use essentially the same shield, but its equipment has been double-checked.
Wall-E and Eva were nicknamed in honor of characters from the Pixar film, thanks to the scene in which Wall-E uses a fire extinguisher to dance through space, which mimics how these two real spacecraft will move.
Scientists may have been thinking about moons formed by impacts across the solar system in the wrong way.
“It’s just completely bizarre that we should have two planets the same size but opposite ends of the habitability spectrum.”
The volcanic region the produced Olympus Mons may also have been responsible for keeping Mars wet.
Elon Musk believes humans need to have already established colonies away from Earth.
Crushed garnet is a common industrial abrasive.
Recent studies have delivered encouraging signs—here's what we now know.
Scientists have proposed a new explanation for the formation of the moon based on computer models.
It's going home.
The rover used its arm and camera ensemble to take a selfie on the Red Planet's Vera Rubin Ridge.
The panoramic photo shows how memorable even just 11 miles can be—on Mars.
There is indeed evidence of an ancient ocean on Mars, but seashells and a sphinx? Not so much.