The Mars InSight mission will study what's beneath the Martian surface. The lander is equipped with an ultrasensitive seismometer and a thermal probe that bores into the ground. Scientists hope the data will give new insights into how planets form.
NASA's Parker Solar Probe has blasted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, embarking on a seven-year mission to examine the sun's atmosphere. A last-minute glitch on Saturday postponed the launch by 24 hours.
Scientists have been looking for liquid water on Mars for decades. Now, Italian researchers claim they have found a whole underground lake near the south pole. The next question to answer – is there life in the water?
A NASA spacecraft has blasted off for Mars on a mission to collect data on the Red Planet's deep interior. Researchers hope to gain clues about how Mars and other rocky planets like Earth formed billions of years ago.
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