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2012-08-13 07:06:04

Was it wreckage from an extraterrestrial spacecraft? Was it a smudge of dirt on the camera lens? Was it a dust devil that just happened to be in the right place at the right time?

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2012-08-12 09:48:17

After traveling more than 350 million miles through space en route to the Red Planet, the Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity landed less than two miles from its target destination when it touched down last Monday.

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2012-08-12 08:16:47

NASA made news headlines around the globe and restored the public's interest in the U.S. space program, but the pressure is on to succeed in future planned missions to the Red Planet.

Curiosity Sends Back Color Panoramic Photo
2012-08-10 12:17:20

NASA is releasing even more photographs taken by the Curiosity rover during its first week of service on the Red Planet.

Morpheus Lunar Lander
2012-08-10 08:46:59

NASA prototype lunar lander Morpheus experienced a malfunction this week during testing, leading the future spacecraft to crash and burn.

NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover Lands In Perfect Spot, Produces Stunning Images
2012-08-09 08:12:50

NASA scientists are continuing to celebrate the successful landing of its Curiosity rover and after poring over data to determine the precise point of impact, space officials are even more excited to find that it actually made touchdown in the best spot possible from a scientific point-of-view.

2012-08-08 23:01:27

With NASA rovers Spirit, Opportunity, and Curiosity as inspiration, RCBryan & Associates notes the connection between exploration for potential on Mars with exploration for potential in business,

Curiosity Heat Shield Shown In Detail
2012-08-08 14:25:06

NASA has released a high-resolution image of Curiosity's heat shield after it was jettisoned from the Mars Science Laboratory, and headed for a Martian impact.

Galactic Suite Vying For Google Lunar X Prize
2012-08-08 13:37:23

Keeping their eyes on the prize, one team is attempting to win the $30 million Google Lunar X Prize to send a rover to the moon.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.