News Now: Austin Explosion, Mission To MarsPolice are investigating after a package at an Austin home exploded and killed a teenager. Also, a mission to Mars could begin as early as next year.
Elon Musk Says SpaceX Will Launch Rocket To Mars In 2019Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of SpaceX, says the company is planning to launch a spacecraft to Mars and return it to Earth as soon as early 2019.
NASA Turns Selfies By Mars Rover Into Stunning Self-PortraitThe photo shows Curiosity in the middle of the dusty, red Martian terrain, with Mount Sharp in the background.
Budweiser Sets Sights On Being First Beer On MarsThe brewing giant is planning to launch a supply of barley, a core ingredient in beer, to the International Space Station (ISS) on December 4.
Mars Research Crew Emerges After 8 Months Of IsolationSix NASA-backed research subjects who have been cooped up in a Mars-like habitat on a remote Hawaii volcano since January emerged from isolation Sunday.
NASA Space Psychology Subjects End 8 Months Of IsolationAfter spending eight months living in isolation on a remote Hawaiian volcano, six NASA research subjects will emerge from their Mars-like habitat on Sunday and return to civilization.
Trump Authorizes NASA Funding & Mars ExplorationPresident Trump signed a bill Tuesday that updates NASA's mission to add exploration of Mars, and authorizes $19.5 billion in spending for the U.S. space agency for the current budget year.
NASA Study In Hawaii Paving Way For Human Travel To MarsA group of NASA-funded researchers are poised to enter an isolated geodesic dome on a remote Hawaii volcano to study human behavior in long-term space exploration, including a planned voyage to Mars.
NASA Troubleshooting Drill Problem On Curiosity RoverEngineers are troubleshooting a snag on NASA's Curiosity that's preventing the rover from moving its robotic arm and driving to another spot on Mars, the space agency said Tuesday.
Space Station Receives Oldest Female Astronaut, Bit Of MarsThe International Space Station gained three new residents Saturday, including the oldest and most experienced woman to orbit the world.
Researchers Training In Hawaii To Simulate Mars MissionScientists will mix biology and geology this month inside Hawaii Volcanoes National Park as they help NASA get ready for an eventual manned mission to Mars.
SpaceX's Elon Musk Elaborates On Plan To Colonize MarsSpaceX CEO Elon Musk has given more details about his plan to colonize Mars.

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