NASA is launching a new spacecraft called MAVEN, which stands for Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution, in a bid to analyze the red planet's upper atmosphere for traces of life.
The White House and NASA are launching a rather ambitious plan that asks the public to help in searching and hunting down asteroids that may one day hit Earth, NASA said in a statement.
Researchers found that the quality of wakefulness affected how fast an animal fell asleep.
Researchers found that a key distinguishing factor in telling identical mice apart was the level of curiosity that these rodents exhibited.
Are we ready to send astronauts to Mars? NASA says no after new research showed it would pose serious health risks to astronauts as they would be exposed to radiation levels that exceed current U.S. exposure limits during a roundtrip to space.
In just 10 short years, a Dutch non-profit plans to establish a human settlement on the planet Mars, and the idea seems appealing to almost 80,000 people from around the globe who have already submitted applications for the one-way trip.