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Silica on mars volcano indicates wet and cozy past on ‘Red Planet’


November 1st, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 01 (ANI): Three billion years old light-coloured piles of hydrated silica on a volcanic cone are the evidence of most recent habitable microenvironments on Mars, observes NASA.NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter ... Read more...

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Trapped NASA Mars Rover finds more evidence of water on ‘Red Planet’


October 29th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): The presence of water on Mars has become more evident, suggests a new NASA finding.Scientists have revealed that the ground where NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit became stuck ... Read more...

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NASA’s Spirit Mars Rover may not call home


July 31st, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): Mars Exploration Rover Spirit has not contacted NASA mission controllers since March 22, and the rover is facing its toughest challenge yet - trying to survive the harsh ... Read more...

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NASA’s Mars rover Spirit begins new chapter


January 30th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 30 (IANS) After six years of unprecedented exploration, NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit will no longer be a fully mobile robot. NASA has designated the once-roving scientific explorer a stationary ... Read more...

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NASA’s Mars Explorer Spirit now a stationary science platform


January 27th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 27 (ANI): Reports indicate that NASA has designated the once-moving Mars Exploration Rover Spirit a stationary science platform after efforts during the past several months to free it from a ... Read more...

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Soft soil puts NASA’s Spirit in danger on Mars


May 12th, 2009 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 12 (ANI): Reports indicate that the five wheels that still rotate on NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit have been slipping severely in soft soil during recent attempts to drive, sinking ... Read more...

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Mars exploration rover Spirit resumes driving


April 25th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 25 (ANI): For the first time since April 8, NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit went on a drive on April 23.The drive took Spirit about 1.7 meters (5.6 feet) toward ... Read more...

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NASA’s Spirit faces computer glitches on Mars


April 14th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 14 (ANI): The team operating NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit has determined that barring computer reboots, the vehicle is doing fine.The researchers are studying are diagnosing why the rover apparently ... Read more...

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Loose soil forces NASA’’s Mars rover Spirit to change route to summer destination


March 8th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 8 (ANI): Loose soil piled against the northern edge of a low plateau called "Home Plate" has blocked NASA''s Mars Exploration Rover Spirit from taking the shortest route toward ... Read more...

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Mars Rover team diagnosing unexpected behavior


January 29th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Pasadena (California, US), Jan.29 (ANI): A team operating NASA''s Mars Exploration Rover Spirit plans diagnostic tests this week after Spirit did not report some of its weekend activities, including a request ... Read more...

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Martian winds make rocks roll to form organized patterns


January 10th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 10 (ANI): A new research has determined that rocks on Mars are on the move, rolling into the wind and forming organized patterns. Images taken by the Mars Exploration Rover ... Read more...

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Silica deposits on Mars may contain preserved traces of ancient Martian life


May 23rd, 2008 - 12:20 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 23 (ANI): The Mars Exploration Rover Spirit has found deposits of pure silica on the Red Planet, which is similar to hot spring deposits seen at the Yellowstone National ... Read more...

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