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Building a Capsule to Return Home

Building a Capsule to Return Home

After three years exploring Mars’s environment, the Martian Moons eXploration (MMX) spacecraft will be ready to return home. But the...

Protecting the Solar System

Protecting the Solar System

When the Martian Moons eXploration (MMX) mission reaches Phobos and Deimos, it will probe the development of habitability in the...

The Floating Coal in the Martian Sky

The Floating Coal in the Martian Sky

“We’re calling Phobos, ‘the floating coal in the Martian Sky’,” explains Hideaki Miyamoto, from the University of Tokyo and leader of...

NASA to develop a key instrument onboard the Martian Moon eXploration Mission

NASA to develop a key instrument onboard the Martian Moon eXploration Mission

NASA is planning to help develop one of the Martian Moon eXploration mission’s top priority scientific instruments for remote analysis...

CNES joins the Martian Moon eXploration Mission team

CNES joins the Martian Moon eXploration Mission team

Our journey to Phobos and Deimos has been joined by France’s Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES). The French space agency...