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Nine Finalists Chosen in Mars 2020 Rover Naming Contest

Nine finalists have been chosen in the essay contest for K-12 students across U.S. to name NASA's next Mars rover. Now you can help by voting for your favorite. Read More › Choose Your Favorite Name ›

NASA's Treasure Map for Water Ice on Mars

A new study identifies frozen water just below the Martian surface, where astronauts could easily dig it up. MORE

Why This Martian Full Moon Looks Like Candy

For the first time, NASA's Mars Odyssey orbiter has caught the Martian moon Phobos during a full moon phase. Each color in this new image represents a temperature range detected by Odyssey's infrared camera. MORE
Artist's concept of the Mars Odyssey Orbiter

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Mars As Art

Mars as Art

The Mars as Art exhibition showcases selected images returned by Mars spacecraft.

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