NASA bombshell: Government agency admits it can't pay for humans to go to Mars

NASA has long said it would be able to send a manned mission to Mars, sometime during the 2030s. Now, in a bombshell announcement, the space agency has admitted it can’t afford the price tag.

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Strange 'dome' and 'pyramid' spotted on Mars, say alien hunters

Mysterious ‘dome’ and ‘pyramid’ structures have been spotted on the surface of Mars, according to alien hunters.

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Mars' raindrops may once have been bigger than Earth's

Billions of years ago, rain on Mars was heavy enough to shape the planet’s surface, carving channels into the red dirt and washing away parts of impact craters, new research suggests.

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A glitch nearly killed NASA's Curiosity rover after 6 months on Mars

The Mars rover Curiosity’s groundbreaking mission came within an hour of ending just six months after touchdown, according to a report that aired May 14 on the TV news show “60 Minutes.”

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The first Mars colony could be 3D printed from Red Planet dust

A new technique could allow the first humans on Mars to 3D print everything from tools to temporary housing out of a tough rubber-like material — using only Martian dust.

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Mars has pebbly lizard skin in new photo by NASA Probe

The frigid region near Mars’ south pole bears a striking resemblance to the skin of a finely scaled lizard in a new photo by NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO).

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