Mars Curiosity

Curiosity Discovers Mini 'Desert Sea' On Mars

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.10.2014 | UK Tech

This incredible picture was taken by everyone's favourite Mars rover Curiosity as it arrives at the base of Mount Sharp. After a nearly two year j...

UAE Wants To Send 'First Arab Mission To Mars'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Tech

The United Arab Emirates has entered the race for Mars. The mega-rich nation, which is already home to the world's tallest building, said it wants ...

NASA Says It Can Explain This Weird Image Taken On Mars

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Tech

NASA has come out and given a statement on the 'white spot' UFO pictures taken by the Curiosity Rover on Mars. Sadly whilst we'd love it to be the ...

The Mars Curiosity Rover Took An Incredible Picture Of Itself

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK Tech

The Mars Curiosity rover is by far everyone's favourite space-exploring drone, but the Martian landscape has taken its toll and as this incredible new...

Will The Mars Curiosity Rover Survive The US Government Shutdown?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2013 | UK Tech

While the US government shutdown has potentially put the entire Earth at risk from asteroid annihilation we can at least be safe in the knowledge that...

Nasa's Curiosity Rover Is Now Driving Itself

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK Tech

Trundling along the red planet all on its own, Nasa's Mars Curiosity rover seems to be developing a personality all of its own. Not content with co...

Mars Curiosity Conducts 'Science On The Go'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa's Mars Curiosity rover is racing across the planet conducting "science on the go" as it heads towards Mount Sharp. The looming mountain is the...

Nasa Scientist Walks On Mars...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK Tech

It's been used to recreate classic 80s computer games and even simulate what it's like to have your head lopped off your shoulders but now the Oculus ...

Lonely Mars Curiosity Rover Sings Happy Birthday...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK Tech

It's lonely on Mars - especially when it's your birthday and there's no one around to celebrate with. Nasa's Curiosity Rover will overcome some of ...

WATCH: One Year On Mars

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa's Curiosity Rover is to celebrate its first (Earth) year drilling, roving - and not mention inspiring LEGO sets - on the surface of Mars. The ...

LOOK: Curiosity Rover Pictured From Mars Orbit

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 25.07.2013 | UK Tech

It's been a good week for amazing views from space - first it was the Earth from Saturn and now this little gem. This is the Nasa Mars Curiosity Ro...

Curiosity Starts Long Trek To Mount Sharp

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK Tech

The Curiosity Mars rover has begun the long - and potentially fatal - trek to its primary mission destination, Mount Sharp. Since it landed seven m...

WATCH: Entire Mars Curiosity Mission In 66 Seconds

Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 23.05.2013 | UK Tech

Fallen behind the news in the world of Nasa's Mars Curiosity Rover mission? Worry no longer because now you can watch the whole thing condensed dow...

Mars' Atmosphere 'Blown Into Space'

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK Tech

The thin atmosphere of Mars is but a straggly reminder of what it used to be, according to Nasa scientists. In news that will give you the jitters ...

Curiosity Rover Drills First Ever Mars Rock Sample

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 10.02.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa'a Mars Curiosity Rover has become the first robot to ever drill into a martian rock to collect a powdered sample from the red planet. It is be...

Mars Rover Spots Metallic 'Robot Arm' Sticking Out Of A Rock

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK Tech

There's another weird thing on Mars, and Nasa really doesn't know what it is this time. You may remember the $2.5 billion Curiosity rover currently...

PICS: Mars Rover Curiosity Takes Self-Portrait

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 10.09.2012 | UK Tech

The Mars rover has taken a new picture of an extraordinary object on the surface of the Red Planet: itself. Curiosity took the amazing photo of it...

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?...

WATCH: Mars Rover Landing In HD Feels Like You're There

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 27.10.2012 | UK Tech

The Mars rover Curiosity has already sent back its fair share of amazing images - and it's only been on the planet for three weeks. But perhaps the...

Pew Pew! Nasa's Rover 'Curiosity' Zaps First Rock

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK Tech

Nasa’s red planet rover Curiosity has zapped its first Martian rock. The robot fired the fist-sized rock, named ‘Coronation’, with 30 pulses...

WATCH: Bob Ferdowsi Parody 'We're Nasa And We Know It'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 16.08.2012 | UK

‘We’re Nasa and we know it” is the latest genius parody of LMFAO’s sexy anthem, with learned lyrics and techy tempo. Playing off the popula...

Mars Rover Curiosity Has A 'Brain Transplant'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.10.2012 | UK Tech

Nasa's Curiosity rover had a busy first weekend on Mars: it had a brain transplant. The £1.6bn, one-tonne vehicle, which landed on Mars last in wh...

PICTURES: Mars Rover Sends First Stunning Colour Images

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 07.10.2012 | UK Tech

The Mars rover Curiosity has sent back its first colour images of the red planet's surface. And it turns out Mars is kind of... orangey. The...

Nasa Hires William Shatner For Role In Mars Landing

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.09.2012 | UK Tech

Nasa's Curiosity rover is set to land (hopefully) on Mars next week - so the space agency have celebrated in the only way they know how: commissioning...

Nasa Recovers Key Satellite Ahead Of 'Most Difficult' Mission

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK Tech

Nasa has made one of its final adjustments before attempting its 'most difficult' Mars landing. The Curiosity rover is set to land on Mars at about...