Mars - Antarctica Connection

NASA's InSight mission will give Mars a long-overdue 'health checkup' The InSight mission is scheduled to launch this spring. Mar 14, 2018
The primary goal of the InSight mission — now scheduled to launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base in central California between May 5 and June 8 — is to give scientists a better understanding of how a once lush Mars evolved into the dusty and seemingl... read more
Trump: U.S. is going to Mars 'very soon' Mar 14, 2018
'Under President Donald Trump, America will lead in space again and the world will marvel' Pence said. 'Our National Space Council will help our nation re-energize the pioneering spirit of America' he continued. 'And it will ensure that America ne... read more
As the ice sheets of Antarctica continue to melt, experts believe that the lessening snow is revealing a mysterious truth about the South Pole. Mar 9, 2018
Does melting snow reveal ancient human settlement in Antarctica? AN ancient civilisation may have lived in Antarctica, some experts claim, after melting snow revealed man-made-looking structures under the ice.... read more
There's Only One Way For Humanity to Survive. Go To Mars. Futurist Michio Kaku sees humans doing ballet on Mars and projecting their brains into the cosmos. And aliens? Oh, they're coming. Mar 7, 2018
As a child in Palo Alto, California, he built an atom smasher in the garage. He later became one of the founders of string theory. Today, with his flowing mane of silver locks, Michio Kaku is one of the most recognizable faces of science, with severa... read more
The Atacama, which gets less than 20 millimetres (0.8in) of rainfall a year and can go without rain for decades, is the most similar place on Earth to rocky, barren Mars Feb 26, 2018
Is there life on MARS? Bacteria that has 'rebounded' in the Atacama desert's most arid regions suggest life could survive on the red planet Bacteria have live in the driest regions of the Atacama desert for millions of years They shut down for long... read more
This Martian Crater Has a Weirdly Earth-Like Secret Feb 18, 2018
NASA's Mars rover Opportunity was exploring an uncharted Martian valley last month when it encountered a shockingly familiar sight: Streams of rocks and gravel stretched down the hillside of Perseverance Valley — a roughly 600-foot (183 meters) drop... read more
Planning for Mars: Israeli researchers carry out four-day mission in the desert to help prepare for a future trip to the Red Planet Feb 18, 2018
Researchers simulated living conditions on Mars near an Israeli township which has similar conditions They studied satellite communications, the psychological effects of isolation and radiation measurements One scientist said: 'A major part of this... read more
What now for SpaceX's Mars-bound Telsa Roadster? Feb 12, 2018
If the SpaceX Falcon Heavy is the world's most powerful rocket, then the Tesla Roadster that it shot into interplanetary space holds the record for the fastest car in history.This cosmic convertible will orbit around the Sun once every 1.6 years, b... read more
Veteran Mars probe looks to the stars for longevity Feb 12, 2018
After spending over 12 years studying the Red Planet, NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) is getting some preventative maintenance to allow it to remain in service until the mid-2020s. In one of the changes designed to reduce the wear and tear o... read more
Mars as never seen before: NASA's Curiosity rover reveals a stunning panorama of the Martian landscape, looking strangely familiar to earthling eyes Feb 2, 2018
The photo shows the initial landing spot of the rover and the path it has taken over its five year mission so far In the background of the image a mountain can be seen that is more than 50 miles away in the distance The photos were taken on October... read more
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