Comet Siding Spring may have created "an impressive meteor shower" that altered the upper atmosphere's chemistry of Mars for hours as it whizzed past the Red Planet last month, U.S. space agency NASA said Friday.
Under the plan, Lockheed Martin will design the Mars One lander, which will be based on the successful 2007 Phoenix mission spacecraft the company designed, built, tested and operated for U. S. space agency NASA.
U.S. space agency NASA said Monday its spacecraft that will examine the upper atmosphere of Mars "in unprecedented detail" is undergoing final preparations for a November launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
U.S. researchers have made detailed measurements of the radiation hazards associated with a trip that's long been the subject of science fiction: a manned mission to Mars.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has agreed in principle to admit Timor-Leste as the group's 11th member, the bloc said in a statement on Friday.The h
The developed countries should fulfill their promise of providing $100 billion in climate finance as soon as possible and draw a road map for doubling the adaptation fu
At least 34 passengers were injured in a train derailment in South Korea's Seoul, The country's Yonhap news agency reported Sunday.The train with 275 aboard derailed ne
Author: Huang Dongxing, senior media man in the PhilippinesThe 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) held on October 16 not only concerns the fat
The Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana has abolished 17 political parties following their failure to comply with laws governing political parties in the country.The EC
Author: Fabian Pizarro, Chilean journalistThe Sunday ended one of the most important weeks of Chinese politics in recent times, we met first-hand the leaders who will b