Robert Perkins
Scientists take the decision of where to send a $2.1 billion rover seriously. The Murray Lab gives them the tools to make an informed choice.
The Mars InSight lander successfully landed on the Red Planet on Nov. 26.
Mars 2020 will land at Jezero Crater, an impact basin that was once home to a river delta.
The InSight spacecraft has passed the halfway point on its journey to the Red Planet.
Robert Perkins
Satellite radar data shows how the ground beneath SoCal rises and falls over annual and decadal time scales with the pumping in and out of groundwater.
The Curiosity rover has found new evidence that Mars could have supported ancient life.
Scientists from NASA's Juno mission describe the ways in which lightning on Jupiter is actually analogous to Earth's lightning.
Re-examining data from an old mission brings new insights to the question of whether Jupiter's moon Europa has the ingredients to support life.
The Mars InSight mission has successfully launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base and is on its way to the Red Planet.
A new study from researchers at Caltech and JPL finds evidence of geologic activity on the dwarf planet Ceres.
Robert Perkins
Caltech's Bethany Ehlmann will receive the 2017 Harold C. Urey Prize for outstanding achievement in planetary research by an early-career scientist.
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