In January, Mars 2020 engineers and technicians took over JPL's cleanroom to put the mission's cruise, entry capsule, descent stage and rover through their paces.
March 19, 2019
NASA declared the record-setting rover's mission complete on Feb. 13, 2019, but the final image from the rover has just been processed.
March 12, 2019
Curiosity experienced a computer reset on its Side-A computer on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 (Sol 2,339), that triggered the rover's safe mode.
NASA's Opportunity Mars rover mission is complete after 15 years on Mars. Opportunity's record-breaking exploration laid the groundwork for future missions to the Red Planet.
February 13, 2019
Opportunity's mission is complete. Here are highlights from its time on Mars.
The lander's second instrument is on the ground. But its ‘mole’ — a burrowing probe — has a long way to go.
NASA will discuss the status of its Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity in a media briefing at 11 a.m. PST (2 p.m. EST) Wednesday, Feb. 13, from the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
February 12, 2019
The MAVEN spacecraft today is starting a campaign to tighten its orbit around Mars to prepare to serve as a data-relay satellite for NASA's Mars 2020 rover, which launches next year.
February 11, 2019
This panorama from the Mast Camera (Mastcam) on NASA's Curiosity Mars rover was taken on Dec. 19 (Sol 2265). The rover's last drill location on Vera Rubin Ridge is visible, as well as the clay regi...
This panorama from the Mast Camera (Mastcam) on NASA's Curiosity Mars rover was taken on Dec. 19 (Sol 2265). The rover's last drill location on Vera Rubin Ridge is visible, as well as the clay region it will spend the next year exploring.
February 8, 2019
The first CubeSat mission to deep space may have reached their limit, but they could inspire future NASA missions.
February 5, 2019
A domed shield has been set over one of InSight's primary science instruments, protecting it from Mars' wind and temperature changes.
February 4, 2019
Smartphone-like sensors on the NASA rover were used to calculate the density of Mount Sharp, offering new clues to its formation.
January 31, 2019
The Mars rover is moving on and has taken its last selfie on the ridge it's explored for more than a year.
January 28, 2019
Engineers at JPL have begun transmitting a new set of commands to Opportunity in an attempt to compel the Mars rover to contact Earth.
January 25, 2019
The rover landed in a region of the Red Planet called Meridiani Planum 16 years ago today, on Jan. 24, 2004.
January 24, 2019