Life on Mars

No, A Thigh Bone Has NOT Been Found On Mars

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Tech

The NASA Mars rover Curiosity has not photographed a thigh bone on Mars. The $2.5 billion car-sized robot did not take a picture of the remains of ...

Strange White Light On Mars Hailed By Conspiracy Theorists As 'Proof' Of Life

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Tech

A mysterious white light seen on the surface of Mars has been labelled evidence of life on the Red Planet... by someone who runs a website called UFO ...

Mars Meteorite's Strange 'Tunnels' And 'Spheres' Reignite Debate About Life

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Tech

A meteorite containing strange tunnels and spheres might be evidence that water once flowed on Mars - and that the planet might have been able to host...

Nasa Finds Evidence Of Liquid Rivers On Red Planet

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Tech

A remarkable set of images taken by Nasa's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter suggests there may still be flowing water somewhere on the planet. The image...

Are Humans Being 'Overprotective' In Search For Life On Mars?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

The exploration of Mars is being unnecessarily hindered by fears that we could contaminate the planet, a report has suggested. Current missions to ...

NASA: 'This Was Mars'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has unveiled an amazing simulation of the wet, warm planet that Mars used to be - before it all went wrong. The artists' impressions video cap...

WATCH: Brian Cox Says 'Bollocks' On American TV

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK Comedy

The only thing better than Brian Cox appearing on the tellybox? Brian Cox appearing on the tellybox alongside Conan O'Brien. Just click play to wat...

Was Mars' Atmosphere Once Oxygen-Rich?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.06.2013 | UK Tech

Mars could have had an oxygen-rich atmosphere more than a billion years before the Earth, scientists suggest. Researchers examining meteorites and ...

Mars Rover Finds Signs Of 'Drinkable Water' On Red Planet

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 09.08.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa's incredibly long-lived Mars rover Opportunity has produced yet more amazing science - more than nine years after it was supposed to have shut do...

Boo: Nasa Will Not Investigate The Lizard 'Found On Mars'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK Tech

It's not unusual for people to find things in space that look like other things. From the Man on the Moon to the Martian mountain ...

Lizard Spotted On Mars?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2013 | UK Tech

A blogger claims to have spotted a lizard in a photograph of Mars. While studying a picture of the Red Planet taken by the Curiosity rover, an alie...

Mars Rover Opportunity Discovers Evidence Of Ancient Life On Mars

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Tech

The ageing Mars rover Opportunity has found evidence that the conditions for ancient life once existed on the Red planet. The six-wheeled robot has...

Nasa: Ancient Life Could Have Existed On Mars

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.05.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa's Mars rover Curiosity has found conditions suitable for ancient life. The $2.5 billion rover found evidence in a rock sample that the key che...

Phone Hacking Investigation Was 'Bit Of A Jolly', Says Detective

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK

A senior detective has revealed her fury at colleagues at the Metropolitan police who viewed the hacking enquiry as a "bit of a jolly" and could hardl...

Has Nasa Found Organic Compounds On Mars?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.02.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa has found hints of organic compounds on Mars - the first step towards identifying primitive life on the planet. The $2.5 billion Mars rover Cu...

Nasa's Mysterious Find On Mars Is Revealed

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 28.01.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa was recently reported to have made a huge discovery on Mars - "one for the history books" - but refused to tell anyone what it was. Now it app...

Space Cadets Wanted: Mars Society Relaunches After Decade-Long Dormancy

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 30.08.2012 | UK

The red planet has long inspired science fiction movies and schoolboy dreams - but would you actually want to live in a pink and dusty desert on Mars?...

Would You Emigrate To Mars?

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK

An aspiring group of Dutch entrepreneurs and scientists have taken on the interplanetary challenge of colonising Mars. The manned mission is named ...

Craters 'Hold Secrets To Life On Mars'

PA | Posted 15.06.2012 | UK Tech

Craters from asteroid impacts may be one of the best places to look for life on Mars, a study suggests. Scientists have found microbes thriving mor...

David Cameron Versus DCI Gene Hunt: Who's The Most Likeable?

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 15.12.2011 | UK Politics

Actor Philip Glenister, better known for playing DCI Gene Hunt in BBC One’s Life On Mars and Ashes to Ashes was spotted at David Cameron’s PMQs 15...

Giant Nasa Rover Launched To Mars - VIDEO

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK Tech

Nasa has launched a giant one-tonne rover nicknamed 'Curiosity' into space which is due to arrive on Mars in August next year. The rover, which is ...

'Ashes To Ashes' Team Caught In Catchphrase Conflict

Posted 27.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Ashes To Ashes star Philip Glenister has angered the hit show's co-creator after claiming that he came up with the famous line "F...