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Video: Watch A Privately-Funded Moon Lander’s Fiery Test
What goes up must come down—very, very softly.
Penn State Students Seek Crowdfunding To Land A Hopping Rover On The Moon
The Lunar Lion is designed to land and then take off again across the surface of the moon.
Mars Rover Curiosity’s Siblings: A Short History of Landings On Alien Planets
How humans have parachuted, retro-rocketed, and otherwise smashed really expensive equipment into faraway planetary bodies
NASA’s Augmented Reality App Lets You Ride Along with Mars Rover Curiosity
Experience your own "seven minutes of terror" with Spacecraft 3-D
NASA’s Next Mission Will Be a New Mars Lander, a Comet Hopper, or a Lunar Sailboat
It's decision time
Hunt for Extraterrestrial Life Guides Next Wave of Space Exploration Missions
A three-part Mars sample-return mission is among the proposed adventures for next-gen robotic explorers