Tag Archives: Mars

28Sep/17

Scientists complete 8-month isolation mission simulating life on Mars

A team of scientists have finally returned to civilization after completing a NASA-funded isolation experiment to simulate life on Mars. Continue reading

30Mar/17

NASA Mars satellite moves to avoid hitting planet’s moon

NASA satellite orbiting Mars fires its engine to avoid collision with one of the planet’s two small moons.
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13Dec/16

UK scientists search for life on Mars evidence

A unique mass spectrometry suite at an English university is at the centre of a bid by scientists to find evidence of life on Mars, as Jim Drury reports. Continue reading

24Feb/16

NASA’s laser-powered spaceship could travel to Mars in 72 hours

NASA scientist Philip Lubin is working on perfecting laser technology that could propel a light spacecraft to Mars in as little as three days.
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28Sep/15

Scientists find evidence of recent water flows on Mars – study

NASA scientists say they’re still trying to figure out the chemistry and source of the water on the red planet, the discovery has them now rethinking whether Mars can support present day microbial life.
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20Mar/15

Commodity prices causing ‘shrinkation’

(Reuters Business Report) – Once a luxury only the rich could afford.

Now tea is the UK’s favourite brew and at less than a penny a cup, relatively inexpensive.

But for how long?
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