Mars rover, Opportunity, is driving to a new study area after a dramatic finish to 20 months on "Cape York" with examination of a rock intensely altered by water.
A UK-Canadian team of scientists has discovered ancient pockets of water, which have been isolated deep underground for billions of years
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity just might be the latest in a long line of Mars-exploring robots to discover the building blocks for primitive life on the Red Planet.
Following last week’s announcement that Curiosity had found conclusive evidence that Mars was once capable of supporting life
An analysis of a rock sample collected by NASA's Curiosity rover shows ancient Mars could have supported living microbes.
The space agency will hold a press conference to reveal the results of the analysis of the grey-green dust it drilled from a rock on 8 February.