Mission to Mars

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...

Nasa: Radiation Study Shows Mars Mission Not Safe For Humans

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Tech

Bad news, potential Martians. Data gathered from the Curiosity Mars rover on its journey to the Red Planet indicates that astronauts would not be a...

How To Build A Garden On Mars (With The Help Of Robots, And Kickstarter)

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.07.2013 | UK Tech

A team of astrobiologists has launched a Kickstarter to build a concept garden tended by robots ahead of its deployment on a - purely hypothetical - m...

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?...

Nasa Loses Key Mars Satellite Ahead Of 'Hardest-Ever' Mission

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.09.2012 | UK Tech

Nasa has lost a key monitoring satellite ahead of an attempt to land a car-sized robot on Mars, which it said will be its "hardest ever" unmanned miss...

Nasa Reveals Manned Space Capsule Heading To Mars

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.09.2012 | UK Tech

Nasa has revealed the space capsule which it hopes will one day carry astronauts to the surface of Mars. The Orion space capsule might look like th...