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Phoenix Mars Lander Web site hacked

Phoenix Mars Lander site taken down and put back up after hack attempts, including one that redirected visitors to overseas site.

By June 2, 2008

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Mars lander's robotic arm makes contact

NASA photos show off the "footprint" made the first day the lander's robotic arm touches touch Mars.

By June 2, 2008

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Free playlist: Earth To Mars

Free playlist: Earth To Mars

By May 30, 2008

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Mars lander gets a solid start

First images to arrive from Mars show the Red Planet's pebbly surface and that the lander's solar panels unfolded as planned.

By May 26, 2008

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On Mars, the Phoenix has landed

The Phoenix Mars Lander should soon be providing new data on water and climate, now that it has survived the harrowing descent to the Red Planet.

By May 25, 2008

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Google does April Fools': 'Custom time' and a Mars trip

Need an "e-flux capacitor" for your calendar, anyone? Also, Project Virgle has some fun with Richard Branson's space-adventure dreams.

By April 1, 2008

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NASA plans cuts, then spares Mars rovers

Scientists behind the solar-powered robots say they planned to retire Spirit and Opportunity amid budget cuts. A day later, NASA quashes that idea.

By March 25, 2008

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Photos: Saturn geyser flyby, moon rings, and Mars

This photo gallery originally misstated the location of the geysers the Cassini space probe will pass through. The geysers exist on Enceladus, one of Saturn's moons.

A clarification to another caption was made to better describe the way in whic

By March 11, 2008

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MIT students simulate life on Mars

Two engineering graduate students set up camp in Utah's desert to live like astronauts for two weeks.

By February 27, 2008

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Russia claims lead in manned race to Mars

A Russian scientist says that his country is closer than any other in the race to land a human on Mars.

By January 9, 2008