Latest Mars Express Stories
ESA has decided to extend the productive lives of 11 of its operating space science missions.
One of the instruments on a 2016 mission to orbit Mars will provide daily maps of global, pole-to-pole, vertical distributions of the temperature, dust, water vapor and ice clouds in the Martian atmosphere.
ESA and NASA have selected the scientific instruments for their first joint Mars mission.
Images from the recent flyby of Phobos, on March 7, 2010, have been released today.
NASA's newest Mars orbiter, completing its fourth year at the Red Planet next week, has just passed a data-volume milestone unimaginable a generation ago and still difficult to fathom: 100 terabits.
ESAâ€™s Mars Express will skim the surface of Marsâ€™ largest moon Phobos on Wednesday evening.
New measurements of ozone in the atmosphere of Mars are being obtained in a coordinated observation campaign with Mars Express and a Hawaiian-based telescope.
ESA and NASA are inviting scientists from across the world to propose instruments for their joint Mars mission, the ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter. Scheduled for launch in 2016.
For the very first time, the martian moons Phobos and Deimos have been caught on camera together.
Direct communication between Earth and Mars can be strongly disturbed and even blocked by the Sun for weeks at a time, cutting off any future human mission to the Red Planet.
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