NASA Tests Space Concrete for Future Mars Habitats

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. NASA is looking toward a future when humans could visit Mars for an extended period, and Elon Musk is promising to send people there in the next decade. Whenever humans do set foot on Mars, they’re going to need […]

NASA Attaches Helicopter Drone to Mars 2020 Rover

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. NASA is still busy integrating the systems that will let the new Mars 2020 rover explore the red planet, but engineers took time to hook up the rover’s sole passenger this week: the Mars Helicopter. The small experimental aircraft […]

NASA taps SpaceX, Blue Origin and 11 more companies for Moon and Mars space tech – gpgmail

[ad_1] NASA has selected 13 companies to partner with on 19 new specific technology projects it’s undertaking to help reach the Moon and Mars. These include SpaceX, Blue Origin and Lockheed Martin, among others, with projects ranging from improving spacecraft operation in high temperatures to landing rockets vertically on the Moon. Jeff Bezos-backed Blue Origin […]

NASA Tests Mars 2020 Robotic Arm With ‘Biceps Curls’

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Slowly but surely, the Mars 2020 rover is taking shape at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). Engineers have attached some of the rover’s many cameras, its wheels, and now it’s time to give its robotic arm a test run. […]