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#The Red Planet

# the-red-planet - Saturday 15 May, 2021

China lands spacecraft on Mars for the first time
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China lands spacecraft on Mars for the first time

May 15th 2021, 10:58 AM 20,807 Views 37 Comments

A rover will join an American craft which arrived at the red planet in February.

# the-red-planet - Monday 22 February, 2021

Nasa unveils new video and audio captured by Perseverance as it landed on Mars
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Nasa unveils new video and audio captured by Perseverance as it landed on Mars

Feb 22nd 2021, 9:42 PM 33,518 Views 29 Comments

The agency also released new images the rover took on the Martian surface.

# the-red-planet - Monday 14 March, 2016

WATCH: Spacecraft blasts off in new mission to search for life on Mars
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WATCH: Spacecraft blasts off in new mission to search for life on Mars

Mar 14th 2016, 11:39 AM 9,644 Views 24 Comments

The key goal is to analyse methane, a gas which is created in large by living microbes.

# the-red-planet - Monday 6 August, 2012

In pics: Missions to Mars through the years
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In pics: Missions to Mars through the years

Aug 6th 2012, 7:45 AM 4,945 Views 2 Comments

As NASA lands a new exploratory probe on Mars, TheJournal.ie takes a look back over previous Mars missions…