space exploration

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Safely Lands on Mars [VIDEO]
Early Monday morning, NASA’s $2.5 billion Curiosity rover safely landed on Mars after eight months of interplanetary travel. The car-sized, one-ton rover now begins a two-year mission of exploration and discovery as it roams the surface of the red planet.
Russian Mission To Mars
I remember as a child, my father reading the book, "By Spaceship To Saturn" to me at bedtime. I remember fussing with the rabbit ears antenna so I could watch the 1969 Apollo moon landing on a grainy TV picture. (I recall I was already a bit of a conspiracy theorist even at that tender …