China to launch Martian lander in 2013

China is set to launch a Martian lander as early as 2013, according to state news agency Xinhua.

Private firm could put a robot on the moon next year

Private space company Astrobotic Technology says it's signed a contract with SpaceX to launch a robotic payload to the moon as soon as December next year.

Ice damage finally kills off Phoenix Mars Lander

NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander - which landed two years ago today - will not be rising from the ashes.