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    Feast Your Mind on This: Strange “Brain Terrain” on Mars - Universe To…

    It doesn’t take much thought to understand why this landscape on Mars is called “brain terrain” — the swirling lobes of ice, part of a read more…

     

    Is There Life on Mars? No - The Atlantic

    And that’s because Mars, it seems, has no methane. Or, at least, the Curiosity rover that’s been tooling around the surface of the Red Planet read more…

     

    Mars Has Too Little Methane to Support Life, Study Finds - Bloomberg

    on Sep 19, 2013

    Methane, which results from the decay of organic matter, wasn’t detected on Mars, suggesting the planet probably doesn’t support living microbes, according to new readings read more…

     

    Could Upcoming Comet Flybys Damage Mars Spacecraft? - Space.com

    Two comets will buzz Mars over the course of the next year, prompting excitement as well as some concern that cometary particles could hit the read more…

     

    Nobody knows how these mysterious ridges formed on the surface of Mars…

    Planetary scientists studying photos of Mars’s ever-changing landscape have discovered a stunning formation of bedrock ridges near the planet’s equator, inside Schiaparelli Crater – but read more…

     
     

    'Last Days On Mars' Teaser Trailer Released [Video] - The Inquisitr

    Is space our big theme for this year’s films? While we’re not quick to label it the year of space, we are quick to point read more…

     

    European scientists plan to release robot snakes on Mars - DVICE

    Rovers are cool and all, but they aren’t exactly what you might call agile. Case in point, the Curiosity rover is currently undertaking a year-long read more…

     

    ‘Molecular fossils’ hint at start of life on Earth

    New research suggests that life on Earth got started thanks to RNA and peptides—not RNA alone. This theory flies in … ContinuedThe post ‘Molecular fossils’ read more…

     

    200000 Apply to Mars One to Live Out Their Lives on the Red Planet - S…

    Mars One wants to send permanent settlers to Mars by 2023. To simplify an already costly and complex undertaking—said settlers won’t get a return ticket. read more…

     

    News in Brief: Eclipsing the sun, from Mars - Science News

    When Phobos, the larger of Mars’ two moons, passed in front of the sun on August 20, NASA’s Curiosity rover was watching. Scientists carefully controlled read more…

     

    Growth in a world of accelerated climate change: what's your strategy?…

    According to the Kathmandu-based International Center for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), rising temperatures due to global warming are fast creating thousands of glacial lakes across read more…

     

    THE INSIDER: Women choose Venus, body corporates Mars - BDlive

    THE planet Mars, for billions of years unoccupied as far as scientists can tell, is in danger of being colonised and, worse still, possibly being read more…

     

    Mars looks most sincerely dead; DeLay's conviction overturned (10 Thin…

    Mars looks most sincerely dead; DeLay’s conviction overturned (10 Things to

     

    Le Mars hopes airport change could enable tower - Marshalltown Times R…

    on Sep 20, 2013

    LE MARS, Iowa (AP) — Le Mars officials say they may restrict flights at the city’s airport to resolve a Federal Aviation Administration ruling blocking read more…

     

    Stephen Hawking on hand for UK premiere of biopic

    Hawking was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis when he was 21 and told he had only a few years to live, but has gone on read more…

     

    2 Canadians arrested in Russian Arctic oil drilling protest

    Greenpeace says two Canadians are among 25 crew members of the Greenpeace International ship Arctic Sunrise arrested and detained by the Russian coast guard after read more…

     

    Minnesota Goalie Helps Others With Multiple Sclerosis

    Josh Harding, now back on the ice at the Minnesota Wild’s training camp, spent the off-season establishing a charity benefiting M.S. patients struggling to afford read more…

     

    Misgivings About How a Weed Killer Affects the Soil

    Some farmers are examining their soil, and finding cause for concern after years of using glyphosate to kill weeds in their fields.    

     

    Mars rover finds no hint of methane

    NASA’s Curiosity rover hasn’t discovered any signs of methane in the atmosphere of Mars, a finding that does not bode well for the possibility that read more…

     

    Mold worries parents at South Charleston Middle

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Parents of South Charleston Middle School students are outraged over mold and other ongoing faulty building conditions they say they reported to read more…

     

    Promoter: Mayweather-Alvarez fight breaks pay-per-view record

    Officials report that it not only eclipses the $137-million record for Mayweather-De La Hoya, but it should easily clear $150 million.Officials report that it not read more…

     

    Earl Harvey Cheviot

    on Sep 19, 2013

    WASHBURN – Earl Harvey Cheviot, 76, passed from this life and into the arms of his Heavenly Father on Sept. 18, 2013, after a courageous read more…

     

    Climate report struggles with temperature quirks

    Scientists working on a landmark U.N. report on climate change are struggling over how to address a wrinkle in the meteorological data that has given read more…

     

    Curiosity Fails to Detect Methane on Mars, What it Means - Auto World …

    “If you had microbial life somewhere on Mars that was really healthy and cranking away, you might see some of the signatures of that in read more…

     

    Mars mystery deepens: Curiosity finds no sign of methane - NBCNews.com

    NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has revealed no trace of methane, a potential sign of primitive life, on the Martian surface, contradicting past evidence of the read more…

     

    Overnighter: On Martha’s Vineyard, Celebrating the Local Bounty

    Resorts give way to pastures, farmland and wildlife in a pocket of the island around Chilmark and Menemsha.    

     

    VIDEO: First Look - Liev Schreiber Stars in THE LAST DAYS ON MARS - Br…

    Den Of GeekVIDEO: First Look – Liev Schreiber Stars in THE LAST DAYS ON MARSBroadway WorldMagnet Releasing has just released a new trailer for the read more…

     

    Tencent and Sogou pleased with terms of long-awaited deal

    Tencent Holdings, whose market value recently broke US$100 billion, recently funneled US$448 million into Sohu’s search engine Sogou in a deal which will see Tencent’s read more…

     

    The father of algebra

    Al Khwarizmi’s contributions to mathematics and astronomy centuries ago haven’t gone unnoticed. A crater on the Moon is named after him