A new report by an international team of scientists has found evidence of hydrothermal activity in an ancient Mars sea, which could mean life once existed there
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After examining several samples of Martian volcanic rock, which came to Earth in the form of meteorites, researchers were able to determine more about Mars’ volcanic past.
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At the recent International Astronomical Congress, Lockheed Martin shared details of their Mars Base Camp, a key component in NASA”s upcoming crewed mission to Mars
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After re-examining old data from the Mars Odyssey mission, a team of scientists has found evidence for the presence of subsurface water ice on Mars
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At the International Astronautical Congress this week, Elon Musk revealed his plans to conduct missions to Mars and provide aerospace trips between major cities on Earth
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A new study by researchers from the University of Bristol has shed new light on how the planets like Earth and mars evolved to obtain the distinctive compositions they have today
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A new study by a team led by the Smithsonian Institution has cast doubt on there being subsurface ice on one of Mars most-explored regions, but could also help point the way to other deposits
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A new study by an international team of scientists indicates how future missions to Mars should look for a rare element which could indicate that life once existed there
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A new study by a team from the University of Bordeaux has turned the Asteroid Belt’s origins on its head, claiming it started empty and gradually filled up
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A new study by scientists from the University of Texas at Austin has showed how Mars has changed geologically over the past few billion years as a result of water-based erosion
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