One particular mountain on Mars, bigger than Colorado's grandest, has been beckoning would-be explorers since it was first sighted from orbit in the 1970s.Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM News | March 28, 2012
Before our Global Positioning System navigation devices can tell us where we are, the satellites that make up the GPS need to know exactly where they are.Jet Propulsion Laboratory / NASA From ACM News | February 28, 2012
Engineers have found the root cause of a computer reset that occurred two months ago on NASA's Mars Science Laboratory and have determined how to correct it.
Jet Propulsion Laboratory / NASA From ACM News | February 10, 2012
Eight years after landing on Mars for what was planned as a three-month mission, NASA's enduring Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity is working on what essentially...Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM News | January 26, 2012
An engine firing on Jan. 11 will be the biggest maneuver that NASA's Mars Science Laboratory spacecraft will perform on its flight between Earth and Mars.Jet Propulsion Laboratory / NASA From ACM News | January 9, 2012
NASA's next Mars rover will land at the foot of a layered mountain inside the planet's Gale crater. The car-sized Mars Science Laboratory, or Curiosity, is scheduled...NASA From ACM News | July 22, 2011
On July 15, NASA's Dawn spacecraft will begin a prolonged encounter with the asteroid Vesta, making the mission the first to enter orbit around a main-belt asteroid...NASA From ACM News | July 15, 2011