Red Planet

NASA wants people on Mars within 25 years

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 - 02:20 GMT

Deadly radiation from the cosmos, potential vision loss, and atrophying bones are just some of the challenges scientists must overcome before any future astronaut can set foot on Mars.

Mars makes closest approach to Earth in 15 years

Tue, 31 Jul 2018 - 10:23 GMT

Earth's neighboring planet, Mars, is closer than it has been in the past 15 years, offering unusually bright views of the Red Planet's auburn hues.