Temperatures on Mars range from -125 to 23 °F. The atmosphere is 95% carbon dioxide Learn More ►
It depends on how you go, what kind of rocket is used and what technologies are available. Learn More ►
NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) mission launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida Nov. 26, 2011 and captivated the world with its dramatic Red Planet arrival Aug. 6 2012. Learn More ►
The Little Rover: The circular version of my recent selfie inspired this work by MAHLI's Megan Kennedy Wu. Merci! http://t.co/8ZVMqiTVF4
If I had a jaw, these photos would drop it. Nice work, @CassiniSaturn. https://t.co/kMXdOEnVMg
Learn More About Mars
Did You Know?
How big is Mars relative to our home planet?
½ Diameter of Earth. Though Mars is 1/2 the diameter of Earth, it is estimated to have about the same land area. Today a cold, desert world, Mars may have experienced flood events over 3.5 billion years ago. Current missions are investigating climatic shifts on the Red Planet