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Le selfie final d'InSight
NASA's InSight Mars lander took this final selfie on April 24, 2022. The team will soon put the lander's robotic arm in its resting position for the last time.News SciencesMay 23, 2022
NASA's InSight Still Hunting Marsquakes as...
NASA’s InSight Mars lander is gradually losing power and is anticipated to end science operations later this summer.News SciencesMay 17, 2022
[PRESS] A SURPRISING FIRST YEAR OF SCIENCE FROM...
A new understanding of Mars is beginning to emerge from the first year of NASA's InSight lander mission. Findings described in a set of six papers published today reveal a...News SciencesFebruary 24, 2020
What do we know about Mars’ interior?
The first missions to reach the surface of Mars date back 40 years, but many mysteries still lie beneath its top layer of iron oxide. To delve deeper into the red planet, the...News SciencesNovember 26, 2018
InSight - SEIS instrument integrated and first...
The SEIS seismometer was recently delivered and integrated with the InSight lander in readiness for launch to Mars in May next year.News SciencesOctober 17, 2017
SEIS instrument integration under way
The SEIS seismometer was received in Toulouse and will soon be studying Mars’s interior structureNews Other fieldMay 23, 2017
NASA Targets May 2018 Launch of Mars InSight...
NASA’s Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport (InSight) mission to study the deep interior of Mars is targeting a new launch window that...News SciencesMarch 9, 2016
Press Release: CNES and NASA on Mars - SEIS...
Monday 20 July, the Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris (IPGP1) and contractor Sodern delivered the SEIS Mars seismometer to CNES. SEIS is a titanium sphere housing three very-...News SciencesJuly 23, 2015
Jean-Yves Le Gall: “In 2015, CNES will be making...
Monday 5 January, CNES President Jean-Yves Le Gall delivered his New Year wishes to members of the French and international press in the Salle de l’Espace at Paris Les Halles....News Ariane, Observation, Sciences, Telecommunications, Defence, Institutional affairsDecember 11, 2014
Press Release: CNES and NASA set to go to Mars...
CNES President Jean-Yves Le Gall and NASA Administrator Charles F. Bolden signed an agreement in Washington D.C. Monday 10 February formalizing cooperation between CNES and NASA...News SciencesFebruary 11, 2014
Press Release: NASA Administrator Charles F....
Charles F. Bolden, Administrator of the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), met CNES President Jean-Yves Le Gall today at CNES head office in Paris. The two...News SciencesJanuary 28, 2014