Curiosity’s wheel grousers show damage after five years of off-roading on Mars

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Magnets anchored on Mars’ orbit would make the planet a second Earth, NASA says

Shields up!

Earth-born methanogen bacteria species could survive in Mars’ crust, new study shows

Life can be surprisingly hardy.

NASA establishes first Space Technology Research Institutes to make Mars a self-sufficient colony

“Producing > packing” — NASA.

UAE unveils plans for new city on Mars, to be built in 2117

It’s a pretty pretty city, too.

Mystery of Mars’ liquid past deepens. New study finds CO2 levels were too low to keep the planet warm

Things just got a whole lot more complicated.

Microorganisms can survive in space and on other planets, safe behind dried-up biofilms

Worry and excitement, all in one paper.

NASA’s ‘Mars Explorers Wanted’ posters will set you packing for space

Where’s my toothbrush?

Martian minerals might bear signatures of ancient life

Findings alien life on barren planet like Mars seems unlikely, but the discovery of the century might that of past life.

Curiosity finds weird metallic meteorite on Mars

While taking its usual stroll on Mars, the Curiosity Rover found something unexpected: a dark, smooth meteorite.