November 2013

‘Picture-Perfect’ Mars Probe Launch Has NASA Over the Moon

November 19th, 2013|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: , , , , , |

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Scientists and NASA officials are euphoric today (Nov. 18) after the smooth launch of the space agency's next Mars probe, which is now streaking toward a date with the Red Planet in September 2014. The Atlas 5 rocket carrying the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution spacecraft [...]