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Mars' atmosphere was likely 'blown away' by the sun

New findings from NASA show that violent solar storms likely launched Martian gases out into space years ago in a process still in motion today.

By November 5, 2015

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You're a robot on Mars with this interactive 360-degree view

How does it really look from where the Mars Curiosity rover sits? Now you can explore that perspective, as if being stranded on the Red Planet.

By February 1, 2016

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Curiosity rover's sandy Mars selfie puts dunes in perspective

NASA's Curiosity rover delivers another enchanting selfie from the surface of Mars as technicians back on Earth try to sort out a problem with the vehicle's sampling system.

By February 1, 2016

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Internet unsure if ancient Greek 'laptop' is a Mac or a PC

Commentary: The Internet is in a tizzy over a Greek carving from 100 B.C. that resembles an open laptop, and CNET writer Amanda Kooser wants to believe.

By February 8, 2016

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Facebook's Sports Stadium struggled to keep up with Super Bowl

The social network's new sports feature lagged behind as football fans piled on the posts.

By February 8, 2016

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Concrete for Mars shelters made from Martian materials

Researchers develop a type of concrete for Mars colonies made from materials that can be found on the Red Planet.

By January 11, 2016

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Hole-y wheels, Curiosity! Mars close-up shows cracks in rover's rollers

A wheel-selfie from the Curiosity rover gives space watchers one of the best views yet of the damage caused by rolling over rocks on Mars.

By January 7, 2016

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Mars rover's vivid dune panorama looks like a video game

The latest images from NASA's Curiosity rover show a dramatic 360-degree view of the first extraterrestrial sand dunes ever explored.

By January 6, 2016

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Mars moon Phobos is doomed to fall apart from stress

Phobos is very close to its planet Mars, but the intimacy of that relationship also means destruction for the moon, NASA says this week.

By November 11, 2015

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For Super Bowl, Audi says astronauts will love its car

Retired spacemen can get depressed. Until, that is, they get behind the wheel of Audi's R8 V10 Plus. At least that's what Audi wants you to believe.

By February 6, 2016