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Planet Mars closest to Earth on Oct 6: PSI Director

Hyderabad/UNI: Planet Mars will be closest and it can get to Earth on Tuesday.

New scientific study suggests evidence of liquid water bodies under surface of Mars

Moscow/Sputnik: A new scientific study has put forward evidence of the presence of bodies of water under the surface of Mars, with these findings potentially offering crucial insights into whether there is life on the planet.

Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy launches rocket carrying UAE's Mars orbiter

Tokyo/Xinhua: Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. on Monday launched a rocket carrying a Mars orbiter developed by the United Arab Emirates.

NASA InSight Lander 'hears' Martian winds

NASA's Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport (InSight) lander, which touched down on Mars just 10 days ago, has provided the first ever "sounds" of Martian winds on the Red Planet. A media teleconference about these sounds will be held today at 12:30 p.m. EST (9:30 a.m. PST).

NASA InSight Lander arrives on Martian surface to learn what lies beneath

Washington, Nov 27 (IBNS): Mars has just received its newest robotic resident.

Saturn and Mars team up to make their closest approaches to Earth in 2018

Washington, July 27 (IBNS): NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has photographed Saturn and Mars near their closest approaches to Earth in June and July 2018.

Italian researchers find first lake of water on Mars

Tampa, USA, July 25 (IBNS): In an unprecedented discovery, a massive underground lake has been detected on Mars for the first time.

NASA releases image of 'Mars' crawling on Mars surface

Washington, July 16 (IBNS): An image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, acquired May 13, 2018 during winter at the South Pole of Mars, shows a carbon dioxide ice cap covering the region and as the sun returns in the spring, "spiders" begin to emerge from the landscape.

Lunar eclipse on July 27-28, can be seen from all parts of India

New Delhi, July 13 (IBNS): A total lunar eclipse will occur on July 27-28, 2018 with a totality duration of 1 hour 43 minutes.

NASA finds ancient organic material, mysterious methane on Mars

Washington, June 8 (IBNS): NASA’s Curiosity rover has found new evidence preserved in rocks on Mars that suggests the planet could have supported ancient life, as well as new evidence in the Martian atmosphere that relates to the search for current life on the Red Planet.

Mars helicopter to fly on NASA’s next red planet rover mission

Washington, May 12 (IBNS):  NASA is sending a helicopter to Mars.

NASA’s first mission to study the interior of Mars awaits May 5 launch

Washington, May 4 (IBNS): All systems are go for NASA’s next launch to the Red Planet.

NASA finds a large amount of water in an exoplanet's atmosphere

Washington, Mar 3 (IBNS): Much like detectives study fingerprints to identify the culprit, scientists used NASA’s Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes to find the “fingerprints” of water in the atmosphere of a hot, bloated, Saturn-mass exoplanet some 700 light-years away.

Curiosity tests a new way to drill on Mars

Washington, Mar 1 (IBNS): NASA's Mars Curiosity rover has conducted the first test of a new drilling technique on the Red Planet since its drill stopped working reliably.

NASA's James Webb Space Telescope to reveal secrets of the Red Planet

Washington, Feb 21 (IBNS): The planet Mars has fascinated scientists for over a century.