RSS feed for ESA's Robotic Exploration of Mars web site An RSS feed for news from ESA's Robotic Exploration of Mars web site ( en-us Copyright 1999-2017 ESA Wed, 22 Feb 2017 23:31:28 UT cms Space Science News 40 Robotic Exploration:Angling up for Mars science ESA's latest Mars orbiter has moved itself into a new path on its way to achieving the final orbit for probing the Red Planet. Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:14:00 UT Robotic Exploration:Full go-ahead for building ExoMars 2020 The first ExoMars mission arrived at the Red Planet in October and now the second mission has been confirmed to complete its construction for a 2020 launch. Fri, 16 Dec 2016 12:14:00 UT Robotic Exploration:Skimming an alien atmosphere After the smooth arrival of ESA's latest Mars orbiter, mission controllers are now preparing it for the ultimate challenge: dipping into the Red Planet's atmosphere to reach its final orbit. Fri, 16 Dec 2016 15:24:00 UT Robotic Exploration:ExoMars orbiter images Phobos The ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter has imaged the martian moon Phobos as part of a second set of test science measurements made since it arrived at the Red Planet on 19 October. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:24:00 UT Robotic Exploration:First views of Mars show potential for ESA's new orbiter ESA's new ExoMars orbiter has tested its suite of instruments in orbit for the first time, hinting at a great potential for future observations. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:57:00 UT