Our Favourite Photos of the 'Blood Moon' Eclipse loading...
Our Favourite Photos of the 'Blood Moon' Eclipse
For nearly 103 minutes on July 27 and 28, people around the world watched as Earth's shadow painted the moon red.
Underground Lake Found on Mars? Get the Facts. loading...
Underground Lake Found on Mars? Get the Facts.
The 12-mile-wide reservoir could solve a Martian mystery—and offer a new target in the hunt for extraterrestrial life.
Mars Rover Powers Down During Dust Storm—But It's Not Dead Yet loading...
Mars Rover Powers Down During Dust Storm—But It's Not Dead Yet
A huge dust cloud has swallowed up a quarter of the red planet's surface, threatening NASA's Opportunity rover.
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Building Blocks of Life Found on Mars
Two landmark discoveries reveal organic carbon on the red planet, shaping the future hunt for life on Mars.
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Meet the Crews Preparing for Human Life on Mars
A photographer shows us what it's like training to live on the red planet.
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Of all the planets in our solar system, none has captured our collective imagination like Mars. Follow the first human mission to Mars, set in 2033, as the crew struggles to safely land on and colonize the planet. Tracing the thrilling quest to make Mars home, National Geographic presents a new breed of programming, blending cinema-quality scripted drama set in the future with documentary sequences that features current space-technology pioneers..

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