Making Mars Liveable

Hearing how to turn Mars into a paradise for humans was just one of the reasons that thousands of astronomers attended European Astrofest 99.

Mars’ hostile environment, possibility of life could block planet’s transformation

Loretta Hidalgo’s tools are simple: 10 buckets of dirt from a Hawaiian volcano, seeds, water, sun, and time. Make that about 100,000-years worth of...

Dust covers Martian moon

One of Mars’ two moon is covered in a thick dust formed by meteoroid impacts over millions of years, according to Nasa. Images captured...