Musk Sets September as a Target for Mars Mission

Posted in Hardware on 12th Jul, 2017
by Alex Muller

After teasing updates to SpaceX's plans for Mars over Twitter, CEO and founder Elon Musk has now set a potential date and venue for their actual arrival:

Likely Mars sized planet at two times the distance to Neptune

Posted in Science on 23rd Jun, 2017
by Alex Muller

An unknown, unseen 'planetary mass object' may lurk in the outer reaches of our solar system.

Civilization on Mars could take 100 years to establish, says Elon Musk

Posted in Science on 18th Jun, 2017
by Alex Muller

The SpaceX leader publishes his plan to colonize Mars, outlining challenges for bringing lots of people to the red planet.

Mars was probably habitable for longer than we thought

Posted in Science on 2nd Jun, 2017
by Alex Muller

It was warm and wet right around the time life got its start on Earth.

Schiaparelli: Crashed lander was ill-prepared for Mars

Posted in Science on 26th May, 2017
by Alex Muller

The crashed European spacecraft Schiaparelli was ill-prepared for its attempt at landing on the surface of Mars.