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Elon Musk Is Hoping To Bring The Internet To Mars With His Latest $10 Billion Venture

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Elon Musk is out to ensure that the Internet gets better by blasting it into space and sharing it with everybody.


It Just Got Easier To Send People (And Extra Cans Of Tang) To Mars


NASA is working on a concept that would allow us to launch non-stop party wagons at the Red Planet.


NASA Has Found The First Possible Sign Of Life On Mars, And It Smells Like Farts

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NASA has discovered Mars has methane, and the stench of farts is actually a good sign that there's life on the Red Planet.


Making ‘Interstellar’ A Reality: A Practical Guide

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'Interstellar' have you ready to take over a new planet? Here's how we'll actually make that happen.


Should The First Mission To Mars Be All-Female?

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Slate argues that the first mission to Mars should be dude-free.


Mars Is Bringing Back Crispy M&M’s Because Of ‘Nearly Daily’ Demands

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Gone for almost nine years, Crispy M&M's are coming back in January thanks to reportedly constant demands from consumers.


NASA Will Test A Potential Terraforming Tool On Mars

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We might be taking the first step to moving to Mars for good.


Mini Museum Will Make You 63% Cooler Than Other Office Nerds


One man's life work collecting specimens of scientific history is now available for you to use as a paperweight.

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NASA Has Discovered A Bizarre Mystery Rock On Mars

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Mars is rich and unknowable, until we colonize it. But until then, we're going to be obsessing over this weird rock.


Start The Reactor: A Surprising Amount Of Water Has Been Discovered On Mars

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NASA's Mars Curiosity Rover has discovered water in Martian soil, according to five papers from NASA scientists published in 'Science'.


There Is A Drawing Of A Penis On The Mars Surface

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NASA'S Mars Rover drew a penis on the surface of Mars. Good job, nerds.

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Mars Trip May Involve Filling Spaceship Walls With Poop

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The Inspiration Mission is a privately funded trip to Mars. And it will make creative use of turds.


Most Intense Reality Show Ever Will Send You On A One-Way Trip To Mars

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Have you ever wanted to be an astronaut and leave the Earth behind for good? Now you can, with a reality show from Mars One about colonizing Mars.


Start The Reactor: The Mars Rover Has Found An Ancient Riverbed On Mars’ Surface

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NASA's Curiosity rover has found evidence -- the first of its kind -- of a dried-up riverbed on the surface of Mars, strongly suggesting there has been water on Mars.


‘Muhammad Ali Goes To Mars: The Lost Interview’ Is The Best Flashback Of The Week

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Yesterday, for some unknown reason, Vince punished me by sending me a link to the Tumblr Storyboard interview with Kreayshawn, who is very hip and with it, according to the kids.


Mars Has Acne — Mysterious Spheres Found On The Red Planet

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The Mars Opportunity Rover is still chugging along and has made a new discovery...


Top 10 Things We've Learned About Mars


David Letterman's Top 10 for August 16, 2012: "Top 10 Things We've Learned About Mars.


Curiosity's Landing, As Told by One of its Creators


Mark Rober is one of about 3,000 people who worked on the Curiosity Mars JPL Rover team.


We're NASA And We Know It


"Kickin' at my console, this is what I see: Data streaming back from Curiosity.

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