Mars Rover

Road Trip On Tap For NASA's Mars Rover In New Year Since captivating the world with its acrobatic landing, the Mars rover Curiosity has fallen into a rhythm: Drive, snap pictures, zap at boulders, scoop up dirt. Repeat.
'We're NASA And We Know It' Spoof Video Pokes Fun At Mars Rover TeamA music video spoof of the NASA/JPL Mars Rover team set to the tune of LMFAO’s “Sexy And I Know It” has gone viral.
President Obama Wants JPL Scientists To Let Him Know If They Find MartiansPresident Barack Obama says he wants to be notified without delay if the Mars rover Curiosity finds Martians – “even if they’re just microbes.”
What's Next For NASA's Mega-Rover Curiosity?After a spectacular landing on Mars, the rover Curiosity wasted no time embracing its inner shutterbug, delighting scientists with vistas of Gale Crater complete with sand dunes, mountain views and even haze.
Scientists: Mars Landscape Looks Similar To California's Mojave DesertThe ancient Martian crater where the Curiosity rover landed looks strikingly similar to the Mojave Desert in California with its looming mountains and hanging haze, scientists said Wednesday.
Curiosity Lands Safely On Mars The Curiosity rover landed on Mars at 10:32 p.m. Sunday culminating an 8 1/2-month journey.
JPL Scientists Prepare For Rover Curiosity's Mars LandingThe scientists at Jet Propulsion Laboratory are getting ready for Mars rover Curiosity's Aug. 5 landing.
Mars Rover 'Opportunity' Reaches Rim Of Massive Mars CraterNASA says its surviving Mars rover Opportunity has reached the rim of Endeavour crater after a nearly three-year trek across the surface of the red planet.
Mars Rover Curiosity To Land In 96-Mile-Wide CraterNASA's next Mars rover will land at the foot of a towering mountain inside a 96-mile-wide crater to search for evidence that the region once had conditions capable of supporting microbial life, project officials announced Friday.
Audit: Upcoming Mars Mission Has Significant ChallengesA new report says significant challenges remain before NASA can launch its next rover to Mars later this year.
Mars Rover Spirit Mission Just About OverSpirit, the scrappy robot geologist that captivated the world with its antics on Mars before getting stuck in a sand trap, is about to meet its end after six productive years.
After Delay, NASA Prepares Mars Rover Curiosity For LaunchNASA engineers are putting the finishing touches on the next rover to Mars before shipping it off to Florida for launch later this year.