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NASA’s Mars orbiter finds water flowed on Red Planet longer than thought

NASA’s Mars orbiter finds water flowed on Red Planet longer than thought

🕔07:18, 28.Jan 2022

Washington, Jan 28 (IANS) It is commonly believed that water on Mars evaporated about 3 billion years ago. But two scientists studying data from NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter found signs of liquid water on the Red Planet as recently as 2

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NASA sending first-ever mission to study Mars’ deep interior

NASA sending first-ever mission to study Mars’ deep interior

🕔10:43, 30.Mar 2018

Washington, March 30  In a bid to study the deep interior of the Red Planet and find traces of how it was formed, NASA is all set to send a first-ever such mission to Mars. Scheduled to launch on May

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After finding water, NASA’s Mars rover scouts new location

After finding water, NASA’s Mars rover scouts new location

🕔11:50, 20.Aug 2015

Washington, Aug 20  After investigating the “Marias Pass” region where it found a geological contact zone and rocks that are unexpectedly high in silica and hydrogen content, NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover has now moved to an entirely new location on

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NASA probe completes 1,000 orbits around Red Planet

NASA probe completes 1,000 orbits around Red Planet

🕔12:35, 9.Apr 2015

Washington, April 9  NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN (MAVEN) probe – the first mission ever devoted to understanding the Martian upper atmosphere – has completed 1,000 orbits around the Red Planet, four-and-a-half months into its one-year primary mission. MAVEN

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‘Mars One’ not ready to colonise humans on Red Planet

‘Mars One’ not ready to colonise humans on Red Planet

🕔11:32, 15.Oct 2014

Washington, Oct 15  Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have questioned the technical feasibility of the ‘Mars One’ project that aims to establish the first human colony on the Red Planet by 2025. ‘Mars One’ is a non-profit

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NASA ready for date with rare Mars comet flyby Oct 19

NASA ready for date with rare Mars comet flyby Oct 19

🕔12:46, 10.Oct 2014

Washington, Oct 10  NASA’s extensive fleet of science assets, particularly those orbiting and roving Mars, are all set to to click and study a once-in-a-lifetime comet fly by Oct 19. Comet C/2013 A1, also known as comet Siding Spring, will

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India’s Mars Orbiter nearing Red planet

India’s Mars Orbiter nearing Red planet

🕔14:51, 22.Jul 2014

Chennai, July 22  India’s Mars Orbiter spacecraft that left the Earth last November is nearing the Red planet with all its payloads in good condition, ISRO said Tuesday. According to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), India’s Mars Orbiter or

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