Whether that plans accounts for nuking the planet is unclear.
Students will need to submit an essay detailing why they chose that name as well.
A small rock moved by the landing of the Insight rover on Mars has prompted NASA to give the rock a special name.
Here’s where to watch NASA attempt to land another probe on the surface of Mars.
Musk says he’s ready to get you to Mars.
There’s a star man waiting in the sky. No really.
The BFR is the rocket that Elon Musk believes will put the first humans on Mars.
While investigations into why the rover shut down are ongoing, the team back at Earth believe there was a software glitch.
Should the Red Dragon’s mission prove successful, SpaceX will be the first private spaceflight company to land on another planet.
Is it morally correct to send people to a distant plane like Mars on a one-way trip?
With the entire world abuzz with NASA’s announcement, what does one of South Africa’s leading astronomers say?
Narrow, dark streaks suggest the presence of water on Mars, but their implications for life on the red planet are still anyone’s guess until NASA discovers more.
Pretoria’s greatest export also admits the planet is a “fixer-upper” in a somewhat tongue-in-cheek interview with The Late Show’s Stephen Colbert.
Over 1 000 South Africans have already submitted their names to be sent to the Red Planet.
You don’t have to travel 563 000 000 km to play with the Rover.
Warning: Productivity may go out the window once you get started on Mars Trek.
Divashen Govender could be calling the red planet home in the next decade.