Mars mission got lucky: NASA lander touched down in a sand-filled crater, easing study of planet's interior – Science Magazine

Mars mission got lucky: NASA lander touched down in a sand-filled crater, easing study of planet's interior – Science Magazine

Pictures from InSight show the lander sits within a flat, sand-filled crater. JPL-Caltech/NASA By Paul VoosenNov. 28, 2018 , 1:10 PM PASADENA, CALIFORNIA—In a laboratory on Earth, the marsforming had already begun. On 27 November, the day after the successful touchdown of NASA’s InSight lander on Mars, after the television crews had departed, technicians here […]

NASA Puts Green Day on Mars… Kind Of – Loudwire

NASA Puts Green Day on Mars… Kind Of – Loudwire

Green Day have gone from “Basket Case” to space case… in a way. NASA’s Insight Lander, which has now officially arrived on the “Red Planet” of Mars after traveling through space since May 5, bears a chip with the etching “Green Day Since 1986,” which prompted the legendary punk rockers to declare on Twitter that they’ve “officially […]

NASA's InSight lander has touched down on Mars – CNN

NASA's InSight lander has touched down on Mars – CNN

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ESA's Mars Express Mission sends stunning images of Mars' heart

ESA's Mars Express Mission sends stunning images of Mars' heart

The European Space Agency (ESA) imaged a part of the Martian landscape, a region at the boundary of the northern and southern hemisphere which is rocky and fragmented, that once formed the Red Planet’s floodplains. The data comprising this image was gathered by Mars Express’ High-Resolution Stereo Camera (HRSC) on February 26. Nili Fossae on […]

Scuba Diving Wild Alaska: Diving Prince William Sound

Scuba Diving Wild Alaska: Diving Prince William Sound

Divers prepare for another dive “Hey, you guys need a lift?” Standing outside the Valdez Airport with our pile of dive and photographic gear, with no visible means of transportation in sight, this offer from a friendly stranger named Jeff, who worked at the airport, was music to our ears. We had just arrived […]

The earth cools: scientists have warned about the cold winter

The earth cools: scientists have warned about the cold winter

The earth is cooling down, winter is very cold: NASA has published disappointing forecasts.In connection with the change of the solar cycle processes on the sun has stopped, because of this, the Earth will receive less heat in the coming months. This winter will be one of the most severe in decades. In front of […]

Florida Keys Study Reveals Dolphins Work Together to Complete Tasks (Video)

Florida Keys Study Reveals Dolphins Work Together to Complete Tasks (Video)

 MARATHON, Florida Keys — Do bottlenose dolphins work together to perform and complete tasks? “Yes,” says a study by marine mammal researchers at Dolphin Research Center in the Florida Keys. The almost year-long project reveals that dolphins cooperate to perform a task together. The research, conducted in collaboration with a University of Western Australia scientist, studied […]

NASA Sets Date For First Uncrewed SpaceX Rocket Launch

NASA Sets Date For First Uncrewed SpaceX Rocket Launch

NASA’s first test of the unpiloted SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon spacecraft is targeted for Jan. 7. The launch, called Demo-1, is scheduled for 11:57 p.m. ET at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. As part of the Commercial Crew Program, this trial marks a milestone in NASA’s quest to once again deliver […]