Mars

There's A Heart On Mars. Kind Of...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Tech

There's a heart on Mars. Not a real one obviously, but a dusty outline that may have been caused by a volcano. The feature has so intrigued rese...

Mars Is Closer To Earth Than It Will Be Until 2016: Here's How To See It

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Tech

Right now Mars is making its closest approach to Earth since 2007 and until at least 2016. And while that event will not signify the end of days, i...

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 ...

Nasa Have Spotted A Brand New Landscape Feature On Mars

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has spotted a brand new feature in the landscape. These before and after photographs show the formation of a new...

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...

These Funky Vs Are Actually Sand Dunes

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK Tech

No it's not s tacky 70's wallpaper design these, are in fact sand dunes on Mars. The distinctive shape - reminiscent of Star Wars Starfleet logos a...

Gulf Imams Issue Fatwa Against Muslims Travelling To Mars

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Tech

Gulf imams have issued a Fatwa against Muslims travelling to Mars. Likening attempts to send astronauts on a one way trip to the Red Planet to suic...

This Is How Living On Mars Might Look Like

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Tech

We're still not quite sure how to get to, land on or get off Mars just yet, but that hasn't stopped a Canadian designer envisaging what our Red Planet...

Nasa Solves Mystery Of The Martian Jam Doughnut

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa says it has (probably) solved the mystery of how a 'jam doughnut' shaped rock appeared mysteriously in front of one of its robots. The rock tu...

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...

NASA Curiosity Rover Takes Its First Ever Picture Of Earth From Surface Of Mars

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Tech

This incredible image is the first ever picture of the Earth taken by Curiosity from the surface of Mars. NASA’s Rover, which captured the spectacul...

LOOK:Incredible Photo Of Impact Crater On Mars

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Tech

Check this out... The crater is at 3.7 degrees north latitude, 53.4 degrees east longitude on Mars That is a photo of a fresh impact crater on...

Mars Rover Prepares To Jump Sand Dune

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK Tech

The Mars Rover Curiosity is getting ready to make one of its most dangerous manouevres on the surface of the Red Planet so far: it's going to jump ove...

Mars Colony-Scale Rockets 'Could Be Ready In 10 Years'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK Tech

The rocket technology to send "millions" of colonists to Mars could be ready in as little as 10 to 12 years, according to billionaire space entreprene...

Mystery Mars Rock: This Space Star Has Demanded A Nasa Investigation

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Tech

When a strange, jelly doughnut-shaped rock suddenly appeared in front of the venerable Mars rover Opportunity a few weeks ago, many people demanded Na...

Man Sues Nasa For Not Investigating 'Mushroom' On Mars

Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2014 | UK Tech

Remember this? A rock amongst other rocks The mysterious rock that appeared in front of Nasa's Mars Curiosity rover that had even the space ex...

Is This An Alien Craft On Mars?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK Tech

Is this object photographed streaking through the Mars sky proof of alien life? No. No, it isn't. Captured by Nasa's Mars Curiosity Rover it...

Selfie On Mars: Rover's Self Portrait After Decade On The Red Planet

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa's ageing Mars Rover Opportunity has taken a self-portrait to mark 10 years on the Red Planet. And one thing is clear - it needs a bath. Opport...

NASA Shock As Mysterious Rock 'Appears' On Mars Next To Rover

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

A mysterious rock has appeared in front of a robotic rover on Mars - and Nasa has no idea how it got there. The rock popped into existence in front...

Space's International Big Guns Announce Plans For Mars Mission

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Perhaps unnerved by the storming progress of private companies in the space industry, the world's leading space agencies have announced a plan to put ...

PICS: Mars Rover Curiosity Photographed From Space

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

The Spirit and Opportunity Mars rovers are celebrating 10 years on Mars this month - but it looks like it's the newer Curiosity rover which has caught...

This Woman Has Just Signed Up To Die On Mars

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Who would sign up to die on Mars? Turns out, at least one middle-class Parisian woman. Florence Porcel, a "self-confessed space junkie", is amon...

Student Shortlisted For One-Way Trip To Colonise Mars

SWNS | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Oxford undergrad Ryan MacDonald has beaten more than 200,000 others to be placed on the shortlist of boffins to be sent on a one-way trip to Mars to c...

Nasa Bots Mark Ten Years On Mars (And Counting)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has celebrated 10 years since it successfully landed two robotic explorers on Mars - and one of them still works. The Spirit Mars Rover landed...

LOOK: Spectacular 360-Panorama Image Of Red Planet At Night

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.12.2013 | UK Tech

Let's face it - you're probably never going to Mars. But that doesn't mean you can't get a sense of what it's like to be there - and a new fan-made 36...