I asked people in Times Square if they want to go to the red planet, even if it means they’ll die there. This is what they said.
From health to feminism to space exploration – jai ho across the board.
But… it’s still 162 million miles away from its destination.
The spacecraft is not carrying humans, though NASA hopes it will eventually allow astronauts to explore deeper into space than ever before. The launch was scuttled Thursday due to high winds and a valve issue but completed successfully on Friday.
A Mars One candidate showed a glimpse into astronaut life on The Real. Adult diaper FTW.
The “Elite Space Club” has just been taken down a peg.
Are we out of the woods yet? Here’s why the once-in-a-lifetime event is a big deal.
You have questions, and science has answers.
Mars tells BuzzFeed News that it’s answering fans’ pleas for Crispy M&M’s this January, much like Coca-Cola did with Surge.
With private companies taking over transit from Earth to the International Space Station, NASA will focus on its mission to send humans to Mars.
You have to be on location to get these shots — on location in outer space! While these science cameras explore the universe, you can explore our solar system in Destiny, available now!
No cheating! Close your Google search tab.
Prepare yourself for a fact blitzkrieg!
It’s basically Bio-dome without Pauly Shore… thankfully.
Would you leave Earth forever? Meet a candidate willing to go on a one-way trip to the Red Planet.
And he thinks Sandra Bullock deserved an Oscar for her performance in Gravity. That and more from his Reddit AMA.
The Red Planet wasn’t so red four billion years ago.
Happy anniversary, little guy!
Nasa’s Curiosity rover took the pictures.
And also just a bit weird.
Martians, a meteorite impact, or a more boring explanation?
It’s hard out there for a human.
Bee superpowers, living in a pretend spaceship and a mammal that has sex until it falls apart. 2013 was a rollercoaster ride of a year for science.
Our time has come friends.
The meteorite was found in the Sahara desert.
This is the closest you’re going to get to actually being there.