life on mars

Curiosity makes maiden move on Mars


August 23rd, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 23 (IANS) Mars rover Curiosity has made its first move on the Red Planet, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) said.Curiosity's maiden drive combined forward, turn and reverse ... Read more...

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Life on Mars found but destroyed by mistake


April 14th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 14 (IANS) Bungling NASA scientists are believed to have found tiny live microbes on Mars - but mistakenly killed them by boiling them alive, a media report said ... Read more...

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NASA to launch new mission to Mars Saturday


November 24th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) A nuclear-powered Rover - bigger than a Maruti car - which will embark on a nine-month journey to Mars to examine whether the red planet has ... Read more...

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Scientists conduct a 17-months Mars simulation exercise


November 5th, 2011 - 12:30 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists are still investigating life on Mars. In a bid to further understand the planet which bears the closest resemblance to earth in the Solar System, ... Read more...

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Hot springs on Mars may have nourished life


November 4th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 4 (IANS) Warm water mingled with rocks under the Martian surface for eons and may have been the likeliest places where life flourished on the Red Planet."If surface ... Read more...

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Capitalism may have killed life on Mars, says Hugo Chavez


March 23rd, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): Capitalism may be the reason behind lack of life on the planet Mars, according to Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez."I have always said, heard, that it would not be ... Read more...

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Finding life on Mars could get easier with new tool


February 9th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): Finding Martian life may soon become easier with the creative adaptation of a common analytical tool that can be installed directly on the robotic arm of a space ... Read more...

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Here’s what made 400 people volunteer for a one-way mission to Mars


January 11th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): Ever wondered what made some people volunteer for a one-way mission to Mars?A special edition of the Journal of Cosmology has detailed exactly how a privately-funded, one-way mission ... Read more...

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Novel discovery boosts chances of finding aliens: NASA


December 1st, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): NASA scientists have made a major discovery that could boost the chance of finding extraterrestrial life on other worlds.They have found microbes in a deadly poisonous arsenic ... Read more...

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Unmanned aircraft to look for life on Mars


November 16th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A scientist has proposed the use of an unmanned aircraft to Mars to tap into an unknown area where orbiters would be too far to reach and rovers ... Read more...

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Life on Mars ‘could be similar to that on Earth’


November 3rd, 2010 - 11:54 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): Scientists from MIT have said that if life on Mars does exist, it wouldn't be too different from that on Earth."We think that if there is life on ... Read more...

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Bad breath, fart sniffer to hunt for life on Mars!


September 17th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 17 (ANI): If at all there's life on Mars, we are more likely to smell it before we see it. A new study has suggested that a chemical involved in ... Read more...

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Producers of ‘The Office’ Want Harvey Keitel Replacing Steve Carell


September 3rd, 2010 - 11:24 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The producers who work at NBC on the television show ‘The Office’ have told ‘E!Online’ that they hope to bring in Harvey Keitel in soon, ... Read more...

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Harvey Keitel Could Substitute Steve Carell In ‘The Office’


September 3rd, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 3, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Harvey Keitel happens to be the latest addition to the catalog of whispered substitutes for Steve Carell on ‘The Office’. Carell has enunciated ... Read more...

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Is Harvey Keitel going to replace Steve Carrel in ‘The Office’ ?


September 3rd, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Sep 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The list of possible replacements for Steve Carrel on the TV show, "The Office" has increased yet again. The current name added to the list ... Read more...

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Evidence Of life On Mars Creates Sensation Among Scientists


May 1st, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri May 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest buzz about the evidence of life on Mars has been boosted by the reports published by a section of the scientists of NASA. A ... Read more...

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NASA Asserts That The Reports Of The Evidence Of Life On Mars Are Definitely Incorrect


May 1st, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Regardless of current information generated by the media that NASA has unearthed verification of life on Mars, the American space agency has divulged that corroboration ... Read more...

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NASA unveils compelling evidence of life on Mars


April 29th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 29 (ANI): NASA has revealed compelling evidence of life on Mars.NASA's Spirit and Opportunity missions have disclosed signs of sulphates on Mars, which evidently means there could be water on ... Read more...

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Microbes from Earth likely to contaminate Mars


April 28th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 28 (IANS) Bacteria common to spacecraft sent from the Earth may be able to survive the harsh environs of Mars, long enough to contaminate it with terrestrial life, research says. ... Read more...

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Traces of laughing gas could aid search for life on Mars


April 28th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): Traces of nitrous oxide in the atmosphere of Mars can contribute to the search for life on the Red Planet, according to a new study.The research in Antarctica ... Read more...

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Earth bacteria may contaminate Martian environs


April 28th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 28 (ANI): Scientists are expressing fears that some bacteria common to spacecrafts may even survive on Mars and contaminate the Red Planet's environment.The search for life on Mars remains ... Read more...

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Meteorites could have kick-started life on earth 4 billion years ago


March 11th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 11(ANI): A new study has shown that Meteorites that bombarded Earth four billion years ago could have kick-started life rather than wiping it out.Microbes are believed to have survived the ... Read more...

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Australian lakes may hold clues to life on Mars


January 9th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 9 (ANI): In a new research, a team of scientists is studying organisms found in Australian Lakes, which they believe may hold clues to life on Mars.The research, by microbiologists ... Read more...

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NASA testing exclusive material in Scotland to find clues about life on Mars


December 8th, 2009 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 8 (ANI): NASA scientists are testing a mineral only found in Aberdeenshire in Scotland to see if it can provide clues about life on Mars. According to a report by ... Read more...

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Frozen deposits on Mars may foster life


December 8th, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 8 (ANI): New calculations by scientists have suggested that small frozen deposits on Mars may contain liquid water, at least during the day, which means they could also foster life. ... Read more...

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NASA finds “strong evidence” that life once existed on Mars


December 2nd, 2009 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
London, December 2 (ANI): NASA has found what it calls "strong evidence" that life once existed on Mars after re-examining a meteorite.According to a report in the Telegraph, a research team at ... Read more...

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3 worlds that may have life on them


October 14th, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 14 (ANI): Scientists have come up with a new index to measure a world's fitness for life, and have decided upon three names that are most likely to harbor ... Read more...

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NASA’s Viking 2 probe may have found water on Mars in 1976


September 29th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, September 29 (ANI): New reports indicate that the NASA Viking 2 probe, which landed on Mars in 1976, may have come within centimeters of finding water three decades before it was ... Read more...

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‘Mission Impossible 4′ producers hire script writers


August 7th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 7 (IBNS) The stage is all set for the production of Mission Impossible IV. Paramount Pictures and producers Tom Cruise and J.J. Abrams have officially started the groundwork of the ... Read more...

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Mars quite similar to planet Earth


July 3rd, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 3 (ANI): A new research has determined that many characteristics of Mars are quite similar to planet Earth, including its landscape, history of water, soil and even its weather.The research, ... Read more...

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Space viruses may have not seeded life on Earth


June 2nd, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 2 (ANI): A new study has determined that life on Earth is unlikely to have come from space viruses.Panspermia is the idea that life was seeded by extraterrestrial microbes in ... Read more...

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NASA robots may be destroying signs of life on Mars


May 25th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 25 (ANI): NASA's robot explorers may have been destroying the signs of life on Mars, say researchers.When the twin Viking landers, sent on the planet in 1976, failed to ... Read more...

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Methane-producing mineral discovered on Mars


March 28th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 28 (ANI): Scientists have reported the discovery of a methane-producing mineral on Mars.According to a report in Nature News, the evidence for the existence of the mineral, known as serpentine, ... Read more...

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Ancient Antarctic lake frozen in time could provide clues to life on Mars


March 4th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 4 (ANI): Scientists have determined that an unexplored lake, which has been frozen for hundreds for thousands of years beneath Antarctica, could contain unique forms of life that give ... Read more...

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Researchers find methane on Mar


January 16th, 2009 - 4:28 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 16 (DPA) A team of NASA scientists has found proof of the existence of methane gas on Mars, raising questions about the possibility of life on the red planet, the ... Read more...

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