India is counting down to its maiden voyage to Mars later today with its unmanned orbiter Mangalyaan, aka Mars Orbiter Mission.
It will take 11 months for the aircraft to reach the Red Planet, where it will conduct "meaningful scientific experiments" according to K Radhakrishnan, chair of the Indian Space Research Organisation.
Among the Mars Orbiter Mission's ambitious goals is a search for methane in the Martian atmosphere. On Earth, the chemical is strongly tied to life.
More top news
Manchester United want Renato Sanches and Everton slap £50m price tag on Ross Barkley with Spurs interested.
Shoppers who don't bring their own bag will need to buy a bag for life costing 8p or 10p.
Temperatures will reach around 28 Celsius (82F) at their highest.