Mars

SpaceX will be going all in to launch unmanned BFR to Mars by 2022

Posted in Hardware on 18th Nov, 2018
by Alex Muller

All SpaceX rocket development decisions are to accelerate the earliest completion of the SpaceX BFR.

NASA Just Announced a Bold 3-Part Plan to Send Humans to The Moon And Mars

Posted in Science on 2nd Oct, 2018
by Alex Muller

NASA's got a whole new plan. It wants boots on the Moon in 10 years and on Mars in 20. Give or take.

Elon Musk estimates 2028 to realize Mars Base Alpha

Posted in Hardware on 25th Sep, 2018
by Alex Muller

Elon Musk has tweeted out that he expects the Mars Base could be built by 2028.

Will Mars Opportunity Rover reawaken as Martian dust storm abates?

Posted in Hardware on 20th Aug, 2018
by Alex Muller

The solar-powered robotic explorer has been silent since June 10 when dust made the air made so opaque that it blotted out the Sun.

Huge lake of liquid water found on Mars

Posted in Science on 26th Jul, 2018
by Alex Muller

A huge liquid water lake has been found on Mars, stretching 20 km (12.4 mi) and buried beneath 1.5 km (0.9 mi) of ice at the Red Planet's south pole.