Instant Genius: Mars
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- Future Technology
NASA's Martian habitat contest final stage winners announced
Following the ‘virtual construction’ stage, the competing teams faced each other in a final ‘build-off’.
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Mars ExpressSigns of ancient flowing water found on Mars
Mars Express images suggest liquid water once flowed freely carving out valleys up to 200km across and 200m deep.
Wild ideas in scienceWe've already found life on Mars
The hunt for life on Mars is one of the hottest topics in astronomy right now. But one scientist thinks that we already found evidence of microbes, back when the Viking landers touched down in the 1970s.
Bruce BanerdtWhat NASA's InSight will tell us about Mars
By drilling into the surface of Mars, NASA's InSight mission could help us discover more about the structure of the Red Planet, and maybe help us understand the formation of other planets.
The thought experiment: What would living on Mars do to my body?
Moving to a planet with reduced gravity and cosmic radiation will present some challenges. And did we mention that the very ground beneath your feet could poison you?