SpaceX Chief Elon Musk Predicts People On Mars In 9 YearsSpaceX CEO Elon Musk says if things go according to plan people will be on Mars just nine years from now.
Mars, Earth, Sun Line Up Perfectly in Sky this WeekendLast week, Mercury stole the show. Now it's Mars' turn.
NASA: Sun Is Robbing Mars Of Once-Thick Atmosphere, WaterNASA's Mars-orbiting Maven spacecraft has discovered that the sun robbed the red planet of its once-thick atmosphere and water.
NASA Seeking Astronauts For Future Space MissionsNASA will soon begin accepting applications for explorers seeking to take part in future space missions, according to an announcement made by the administration.
Strong Evidence Mars Has Streams Of Salt Water In SummertimeScientists are reporting that Mars appears to have not only frozen water but flowing streams of salty water, at least in the summertime.
Blog: Woman-Shaped Figure Spotted On MarsUFO watchers fear a July image from the Mars Curiosity rover shows a "partially cloaked" woman watching NASAs robotic explorer.
Scientists Living Under Dome On Hawaiian Volcano For 8 Months To Simulate Life On Mars Emerge From IsolationSix scientists who were living under a dome on the slopes of a dormant Hawaii volcano for eight months to simulate life on Mars have emerged from isolation.
Report: Astronauts Could Land On Mars By 2039NASA could send astronauts to Mars by 2039, a new report by The Planetary Society says.
Dawn Of Orion: NASA Launch Opens New Era In SpaceNASA's new Orion spacecraft zoomed toward a high point of 3,600 miles on an orbital test flight Friday, ushering in a new era of exploration that could one day put people on Mars.
Researcher: NASA's Asteroid-Capture Mission Won't Help Astronauts Reach MarsProminent scientist Richard Bizel argues NASA is wasting time and money by trying to nudge a near-Earth asteroid into a Lunar orbit.
Study: Private Mars Colony May Not Be FeasibleAn MIT study suggests changes to blueprints, plans, in order to successfully send a colony to Mars by 2025.
NASA Studying Astronauts In Deep Sleep Hibernation For Mars MissionA NASA-backed study is exploring deep-sleep stasis for its crew members as a way to dramatically reduce the cost of sending humans on a lengthy trip to Mars.

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