Mars

China plans Mars sample return mission, sets same deadline as NASA

China announced its own mission to return Mars soil samples, and it has the same time frame as NASA's....


Airbus to deliver European power module for NASA Moon mission

‌NASA to receive its second European power module from Airbus for its Orion spacecraft....


The United Arab Emirates: the next space power?

While it may not have the experience of NASA, nor the means of China, the United Arab Emirates certainly has ambitious plans when it comes to space conquest....


China to start building base station on Mars by 2033

China plans to send its first crewed mission to Mars in 2033 with further expectations to build a space base station on the planet.  ...


Chinese Mars rover sends first pictures

China National Space Administration (CNSA) released two pictures taken by the Zhurong rover on Mars....


China’s Mars rover is set to land on the Red Planet

China’s Mars rover 'Zhurong' is set to land on the Red Planet from the early morning of May 15, 2021 to May 19, 2021, Beijing time....


How soon are we going to fly airplanes on Mars?

We have already flown a helicopter on Mars. Could an airplane be next? Of so, how soon?...


NASA delays first Mars helicopter flight

The first flight of Ingenuity, NASA’s Mars helicopter, was rescheduled to make time for troubleshooting....


Courage through pressure: why we need women in aerospace engineering

Simona Liukaityte-Suszczynska is an engineer who worked on the Perseverance rover. Read her insights into the obstacles women face in the aerospace industry....


First video from Mars Perseverance successful landing

NASA revealed first videos from Mars Perseverance rover that capture a successful landing on the Red Planet....