InSight lander

This illustration made available by NASA in October 2016 shows an illustration of NASA's InSight lander about to land on the surface of Mars.
NASA/JPL-Caltech via AP
November 26, 2018 - 3:05 pm
By Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A NASA spacecraft designed to burrow beneath the surface of Mars landed on the red planet Monday after a six-month, 300 million-mile (482 million-kilometer) journey and a perilous, six-minute descent through the rose-hued atmosphere...
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mars
NASA via AP
November 24, 2018 - 3:34 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — In our solar system family, Mars is Earth's next-of-kin, the next-door relative that has captivated humans for millennia. The attraction is sure to grow with Monday's arrival of a NASA lander named InSight. InSight should provide our best look yet at Mars' deep interior...
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artist's rendering of the Mars InSight lander
NASA/JPL-CALTEACH
May 04, 2018 - 8:18 am
By Amanda Barnett, CNN (CNN) -- NASA is going to Mars again, this time with the first spaceship dedicated to digging deep below the surface to find out what's shaking on the red planet. InSight is scheduled to launch May 5 from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on an Atlas V 401 rocket. The...
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