Resource Pages Authored by Jatan Mehta
NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution spacecraft, MAVEN, studies how Mars loses its atmosphere to space. The orbiter also relays communications between surface missions and Earth.
Red dwarf stars are more common than our Sun. What are the prospects for life on exoplanets that orbit them?
How did our solar system come to be? Why are the planets, asteroids, comets, and other small worlds where they are now?
Learn when we discovered lunar water, where it is, and how future missions will study it.