CURIOSITY LANDS ON MARS Photograph by NASA/JPL-Caltech This image taken by NASA's Curiosity shows what lies ahead for the rover -- its main science target, Mount Sharp. The rover's shadow can be seen in the foreground, and the dark bands beyond are dunes.
The International Space Station's robotic arm, is visible over Earth in this Nov. 2015 photograph taken by one of the Expedition 45 crew members aboard the station. Commander Scott Kelly and Flight Engineer Kjell Lindgren will operate the
Huge New Mars Crater Found by NASA Spacecraft (Photos)
The largest crater associated with a March 2012 impact on Mars has many smaller craters around it, revealed in this image from the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.
Three new Expedition crew members are counting down to their May 2014 (U. time) launch to the orbital laboratory. The trio is in its crew quarters at the Cosmonaut Hotel in Baikonur, Kazakhstan, finalizing mission preparations.
You think Mt. Everest is tall? Check out Martian volcano Olympus Mon! 25 km miles) above Martian sea level x the height of Everest), it’s 624 km miles) wide or larger than the state of Arizona. This is also the largest volcano in our solar system.