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The first person on Mars 'should be a woman'

AseniorNasaengineerhassaidthefirstpersontosetfootonMarsshouldbeawoman.AllisonMcIntyre,whoputsprospectivespacetravellersthroughtheirpacesatJohnsonSpaceCenterinHo

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NASA begins countdown to new Mars mission in May

TheU.S.NationalAeronauticsandSpaceAdministration(NASA)isgearingupfortheMay5launchofitsnewMarslanderfromtheWestCoast.TheroboticInSight,shortforInteriorExploratio

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Dormant desert life hints at possibilities on Mars

ItmayrainonceadecadeorlessinSouthAmerica'sAtacamaDesert,buttinybacteriaandmicroorganismssurvivethere,hintingatthepossibilityofsimilarlifeonMars,researcherssaidM

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Israel Mars simulation: spacesuits, isolation and soil samples

“We’regoingtoMars!”“Astronaut”JacquelineFaytoldCGTNassheexitedthe50x50-meterMarspodsheandfiveotherspaceexplorershadsharedforfourdays.FayparticipatedinIsraelSpac

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Mars orbiter on precautionary standby mode: NASA

Inresponsetosensinganunexpectedlylowbatteryvoltage,MarsReconnaissanceOrbiter(MRO),atMarssince2006,putitselfintoaprecautionarystandbymodethisweek,accordingtotheU

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NASA's Senior Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity keeps finding surprises

U.S.NationalAeronauticsandSpaceAdministration(NASA)'sseniorMarsrover,Opportunity,recentlyuseditsnavigationcameratotakethecomponentimagesofpossible"rockstripes,"

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Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter Preparing for Years Ahead

TheU.S.NationalAeronauticsandSpaceAdministration(NASA)planstokeepusingtheMarsReconnaissanceOrbiter(MRO)pastthemid-2020s,thespaceagencysaidonFriday."Wearecountin

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