Photos from orbit show the plucky probe landed right where it was supposed to.
No, it's not Snoopy's long-lost cousin; it's a spaceship that hasn't been seen or heard from in more than 10 years. News to be released on Friday might change that.
At a resolution of just 27p, images captured by the Dawn probe as it approaches Ceres are the most detailed of the dwarf planet to date.
NASA's Mars rovers have already made inroads on Martian soil. The next realm to explore may well be the sky with the addition of low-flying scout helicopters.
The Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity reaches another height as it celebrates its 11-year anniversary with a video and patriotic panoramic photo just released by NASA.
Microsoft introduces an augmented-reality headset that NASA plans to use to roam a virtual Mars starting later this year.
Much like how the flow of water on Earth carved out the shape of the land, so too did it sculpt the surface of Mars, once upon a time.
The SpaceX CEO wants to build a satellite network high above Earth that would speed up the Internet and bring access to underserved communities. And he'll use the profits to help colonize Mars.
Learn all about the unusual characters in George Lucas' new animated musical movie "Strange Magic," from Lucasfilm and Touchstone Pictures. Yes, there's even a duel.
Mars Curiosity makes an amazing discovery, organic matter on the Red Planet that makes up the building blocks of life.