With the winter months coming in, hibernation is something that has crossed most people's minds.
Confectionery brand Mars has announced it is launching vegan versions of its Galaxy chocolate bars in the UK.
It may be a lot less than 2,000 light years from home, but there is now a “Rolling Stones Rock” on Mars.
An Aberdeen astronaut has predicted that a spaceport in the north could be "spectacular" as he marked the upcoming anniversary of the moon landing by reflecting on the past and future of space adventure.
Professor Brian Cox has said that at some point in the future people will be Martians.
Ugly interior design, interplanetary “jetlag” and personality clashes are among the problems hampering humanity’s efforts to settle on Mars, experts say.
It’s a very, very long way from Mars to Mull and Skye.
Nasa’s Mars rover Curiosity has snapped a dusty but cool selfie.
Lifeboat crews were scrambled to an emergency call off the west coast - only for it to have turned out to have been a sighting of Mars.
Sir David Attenborough is backing a fund that is calling on advertisers who use animals in their campaigns to contribute to conservation and welfare projects.
Nasa’s seemingly unstoppable Mars rover Opportunity has been knocked out by a gigantic dust storm which is enveloping the red planet and blotting out the sun.
A Nasa rover on Mars has fallen silent as a gigantic dust storm envelops the planet and blots out the sun.
A Nasa spacecraft is poised to blast off for Mars.
Nasa has begun exploring parts of 'Scotland' in a bid to discover the secrets of Mars.
Scientists at Aberdeen University believe they have discovered more evidence to suggest there is life on Mars.
An Aberdeenshire chipper renowned for inventing the deep fried Mars Bar has been told to remove a banner advertising the iconic dish.
Researchers in the north-east are a step closer to answering the question David Bowie famously posed more than 40 years ago.
Scientists who sent a robot to Mars are celebrating with a selfie after it tallied up 687 earth days on the planet - otherwise known as a Martian year.
An Inverness accountant has beaten thousands of applicants to become the only Scot short-listed for a mission to Mars.
Technology used to find oil and gas could help search for life on Mars.
A north-east man will have to wait to hear if he has made the cut for a simulated mission to Mars.