Bizarre bullet-shaped interstellar asteroid spotted
Bizarre bullet-shaped interstellar asteroid spotted
Interstellar asteroid different from any seen in our solar system
Interstellar asteroid different from any seen in our solar system
Dark streaks on Mars created by flowing sand, not flowing water
Dark streaks on Mars created by flowing sand, not flowing water
Space dust could help transport life to different planets
Space dust could help transport life to different planets
Curiosity rover team test drill using robotic arm Curiosity rover team test drill using robotic arm
Failure of feed mechanism late last year has forced mission team to study new drilling technologies. Read more >>
Electrical charges on Phobos could compromise future missions Electrical charges on Phobos could compromise future missions
A new study shows that solar wind creates potentially dangerous electrical charges across Mars' moon Phobos. Read more >>
Mars' strange magnetic tail is twisted Mars' strange magnetic tail is twisted
Magnetotail's unique orientation caused by interaction with the solar wind. Read more >>
Sugar may fuel cancer cell growth Sugar may fuel cancer cell growth
Researchers have found new evidence that shows a strong link between sugar consumption and cancer. Read more >>
Plasma breakthrough indicates a human Mars mission could make its own oxygen Plasma breakthrough indicates a human Mars mission could make its own oxygen
Mars' atmosphere is almost entirely carbon dioxide. But a new study indicates that a human mission to Mars could use plasma to convert the carbon dioxide into enough breathable oxygen to survive, along with a byproduct that can be used as rocket fuel. Read more >>