After logging nearly 1,400 hours in orbit, Jerry Ross reflects on spaceflight past and future.
April 08, 2013 | By Diane Tedeschi
The team that landed Curiosity on Mars takes home a trophy.
March 22, 2013 | By Paul Hoversten
As the rover rocketed down to the Martian surface, the team at JPL could only wait and hope.
August 06, 2012 | By Bruce Lieberman
Planning a visit to the Museum? We provide some helpful hints.
July 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel
NASA's Curiosity rover will try a new way of landing on another planet.
January 2012 | By Tony Reichhardt
Avatar’s creator hopes to direct the first movies shot on Mars.
March 23, 2010 | By Tony Reichhardt
For the scientists and engineers who drive the Spirit and Opportunity rovers, Mars exploration is personal.
March 2010 | By Michael Klesius
Photographer Eric Curry shows how he made our March 2010 cover.
March 01, 2010 | By The Editors
NASA’s Spirit rover goes into survival mode on Mars.
January 28, 2010 | By Michael Klesius
NASA's Mars rover prepares to escape the worst trouble of its life.
November 09, 2009 | By Tony Reichhardt
July 2009 | By Paul Hoversten
If you really want to know the planet, flip through Mike Malin’s photo album.
January 2009 | By Andrew Chaikin
A new probe to a Martian moon may win back respect for Russia’s unmanned space program.
September 2008 | By Anatoly Zak
Planetary rovers might some day trade their wheels for something simpler.
April 29, 2008 | By Greg Soltis
Why does every Mars mission have to be better than the last?
November 01, 2007 | By Bob Craddock
When choosing landing gear for Mars spacecraft, engineers have to weigh their options-literally.
August 2007 | By Tony Reichhardt
We've already seen water ice on Mars. NASA's Phoenix lander will reach out and touch it.
August 2007 | By Charles Petit
When it comes to Martian studies, Mike Carr wrote the book.
March 2007 | By Bob Craddock
A round of applause for one of the most productive planetary missions ever.
January 2007 | By Bob Craddock
With the equivalent power of an electric can opener, engineers try to do more than scratch the Martian surface.
November 2006 | By Tom Harpole