Three experts told Insider about the scientific, medical, and ethical challenges of Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos' ambitions to colonize space
Mars and Venus will be a mere half-degree apart, or about the width of an index finger at arm's length, in the sky on Monday and Tuesday nights.
SpaceX's Starship cargo craft could hoover up dead satellites, used rocket parts, and other debris simply by opening its door, CEO Elon Musk said.
Other media released by the China National Space Agency on Sunday include a video of the rover moving around and a 360 panorama of the planet.
InSight's solar panels are covered in Martian dust, decreasing their energy production. Without a "significant" boost, the mission will likely end.
The "sky ladder" involves a capsule guided by a series of carbon nanotubes, leapfrogging from one space station to another before landing on the moon.
SpaceX scheduled its first Starship orbit launch for July - but wildlife assessments around the launchpad may delay it, CNN reported.
Elon Musk said that he has sold all his other houses to fund a colony on Mars. He wants a large family to buy the last one he owns, he said.
A study suggests sperm can survive on Mars for 200 years. The findings "are essential for mankind to progress into the space age," said its co-author.
A 360-degree video captures the sound of Mars' windy atmosphere. Another panorama gives a look at the rover's tracks.
The photos include a 360 degree panorama of the terrain, a selfie of the rover, and a picture of the rover's landing platform sporting a Chinese flag.
NASA's Mars Perseverance rover will explore the Jezero Crater, collecting rock samples and searching for signs of ancient life.
Ingenuity had never seen this new airfield before, but it landed safely anyway. The helicopter has repeatedly defied NASA's expectations.
One of SpaceX's oil rigs, Phobos, is now located in Pascagoula, a city in Jackson County, Mississippi, The Sun Herald reported.
Mars clouds are seasonal and rare, but Curiosity caught some colorful early wisps that seem to be made of carbon dioxide "dry ice" rather than water.
The platform is intended to be used as a launch and landing platform for the SpaceX Starship, a spacecraft that Musk intends to send to Mars.
NASA's $2.7 billion Perseverance rover landed on Mars in February, and will bring back Martian soil to Earth over three missions.