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NASA’s MAVEN Reaches Final Destination

MAVEN has landed! Well, not exactly. After 11 years of development and preperation MAVEN, NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution spacecraft has successfully entered the Martian atmosphere. MAVEN’s “orbital ...

NASA Send 3D Printing To Space

NASA, in a bid to save time and money, plans to send a 3D Printer to the International Space Station. Often, when a piece or part of something is damaged in space, an astronaut would be forced to wait for a resupply, or even go the rest of the ...

NASA Approves Rocket That Will Take Them To Mars

NASA has confirmed that their Space Launch System, an exploration class rocket, has been approved for development and will send us to Mars. This is the first time since NASA built the Space Shuttle that the organization has approved the ...

Visualizing NASA’s Next Mars Rover

The follow-up mission to NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity is currently in the planning stages. And NASA has released details on what to expect from the next-generation Martian science laboratory. NASA launched Curiosity into space in November of 2011 ...

NASA Releases Flying Saucer Video

NASA released a video on August 7, 2014 showing the test flight of a flying saucer. The object on this video is not an extraterrestrial spacecraft, but rather NASA’s own technology. On April 9, 2014, NASA warned that a flying saucer would ...

NASA Space Rover Drives on Underside of Ice

Currently undergoing testing, this NASA prototype rover drives on the underside of the ice as it explores the ocean. Designed to float beneath the ice, the prototype rover uses a pair of large grooved wheels to “drive” itself across the ...