Want to Visit Mars? Permanently?
August 12, 2013 | CNN
The Mars One project reports that 30,000 Americans have applied for one-way seats on their 2022 mission to Mars. The application fee is $38.
Related: If you go might find lots of shale, conglomerate and volcanic rocks that remind you of home.
Flows of Water on Mars?
March 6, 2014 | NASA
"NASA spacecraft orbiting Mars have returned clues for understanding seasonal features that are the strongest indication of possible liquid water that may exist today on the Red Planet." Quoted from the NASA press release.
Related: Rocks on Mars
Dating Rocks on Mars
December 29, 2013 | Caltech
"Although researchers have determined the ages of rocks from other planetary bodies, the actual experiments—like analyzing meteorites and moon rocks—have always been done on Earth. Now, for the first time, researchers have successfully determined the age of a Martian rock—with experiments performed on Mars." Quoted from the Caltech press release.