09.06.05 - A NASA project aims at developing "smart" rovers for use on the Moon, Mars and perhaps beyond.
08.30.05 - Humans are heading back to the Moon. Tennis, anyone?› View This Video
08.24.05 - A unique NASA science lab tackles a lunar challenge.
08.24.05 - Astronauts on the Moon and Mars are going to have to cope with an uncommon amount of static electricity.› Listen to Story →
08.04.05 - The next big thing is small: Nanotechnology could lead to radical improvements for space exploration.› Listen to Story →
8.25.05 - NASA scientists are designing greenhouses to feed Mars explorers.
06.01.05 - Humans will need more precise maps when they return to the Moon.› Listen to Story →
05.24.05 - Will robots that help astronauts in space be as friendly and likeable as R2-D2 and C3P0?
05.16.05 - Ordinary plants don't have the right stuff. Custom plants are being built to survive the brutal Martian weather
04.14.05 - Some researchers believe there's water on the Moon in reach of human explorers.› Listen to Story →
03.29.05 - Microscopic robots could be joined together in swarms to function more like a living thing than a machine.
03.25.05 - Why colonize the Moon before going to Mars? NASA scientists give their reasons.› Listen to Story →
04.26.05 - You can get to Mars a lot faster if you just get a good push!
01.31.05 - Driving, digging, mining: these are things astronauts will be doing one day in the sands of Mars. It's not as simple as it sounds.› Listen to Story →
01.13.05 - Some day in the far off future, when women and men from Earth are living and working on Mars, they may well look back on Jan. 14, 2004, as the first step of their amazing journey.› Flash Feature
X-ray studies of the Moon may help reveal the origins of Earth's only natural satellite.
09.15.04 - Mars and the Moon can be tough on spacesuits. So can Arizona's high desert, and it's a lot easier to get to.
08.27.04 - How aggressive is lettuce? Can plants grow under purple light? The answers could have a big impact on future missions.
07.21.04 - NASA can set lofty goals and meet them. We've done it before.
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