Tag: Geology of Mars

  • InSight Mars Lander mission will end this year, NASA says

    NASA officials announced at a press conference today that the InSight lander on Mars will likely stop operating at the end of 2022, after three years of scientific work on the Red Planet’s surface. InSight arrived on Mars in November 2018, and during its time on the Martian surface, it collected remarkable data on the […]

  • NASA InSight lander detects huge rumble on Mars

    NASA’s Insight Mars lander recorded a magnitude 5 earthquake on the Red Planet last week, the biggest rumble ever seen on another world. The news is coming just a week later the lander confirmed the intensities and locations of its previous largest earthquakes. These occurred in August and September 2021 and were magnitudes 4.1 and […]