RSS feed for ESA's Robotic Exploration of Mars web site http://sci.esa.int/newssyndication/rss/news.cfm?area=118&news=168&rss=44975 An RSS feed for news from ESA's Robotic Exploration of Mars web site (http://exploration.esa.int) en-us Copyright 1999-2018 ESA http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd-nc/1.0/ Sun, 24 Jun 2018 13:45:49 UT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss cms Space Science News SciTech.editorial@esa.int Scitech.Editorial@esa.int 40 Robotic Exploration:Red Planet rover set for extreme environment workout http://sci.esa.int/jump.cfm?oid=60365 A representative model of the ExoMars rover that will land on Mars in 2021 is beginning a demanding test campaign that will ensure it can survive the rigours of launch and landing, as well as operations under the environmental conditions of Mars. Tue, 29 May 2018 14:00:00 UT http://sci.esa.int/jump.cfm?oid=60365 Robotic Exploration:ExoMars returns first images from new orbit http://sci.esa.int/jump.cfm?oid=60234 The ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter has returned the first images of the Red Planet from its new orbit. Thu, 26 Apr 2018 12:30:00 UT http://sci.esa.int/jump.cfm?oid=60234 Robotic Exploration:ExoMars poised to start science mission http://sci.esa.int/jump.cfm?oid=60149 The ExoMars orbiter will soon begin its search for gases that may be linked to active geological or biological activity on the Red Planet. Mon, 09 Apr 2018 17:47:00 UT http://sci.esa.int/jump.cfm?oid=60149 Robotic Exploration:First test success for largest Mars mission parachute http://sci.esa.int/jump.cfm?oid=60118 The largest parachute ever to fly on a Mars mission has been deployed in the first of a series of tests to prepare for the upcoming ExoMars mission that will deliver a rover and a surface science platform to the Red Planet. Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:35:00 UT http://sci.esa.int/jump.cfm?oid=60118 Robotic Exploration:Surfing complete http://sci.esa.int/jump.cfm?oid=59989 Slowed by skimming through the very top of the upper atmosphere, ESA's ExoMars has lowered itself into a planet-hugging orbit and is about ready to begin sniffing the Red Planet for methane. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 09:26:00 UT http://sci.esa.int/jump.cfm?oid=59989