Quantcast

Latest Thermal and Evolved Gas Analyzer Stories

000b2f94f7dad87fd3836835bbee95791
2008-07-18 13:10:00

The team operating NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander plans to tell the lander today to do a second, larger test of using a motorized rasp to produce and gather shavings of frozen ground.

c59a8f4385684d4adb8e9604dc516d07
2008-07-15 19:20:00

A powered rasp on the back of the robotic arm scoop of NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander is being tested for the first time on Mars in gathering sample shavings of ice.

ce2743ed419056684a2126f2e73671e2
2008-07-10 07:30:00

NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander's science and engineering teams are testing methods to get an icy sample into the Robotic Arm scoop for delivery to the Thermal and Evolved Gas Analyzer (TEGA).

3e4e093458703474bcd18054b437bbe3
2008-07-09 14:03:01

NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander used its Robotic Arm to deliver a second sample of soil for analysis by the spacecraft's wet chemistry laboratory, data received from Phoenix on Sunday night confirmed.

2008-07-04 09:00:12

By AARON MACKEY A historic chemistry test of Mars' arctic surface suggests the red planet is capable of supporting plants and microscopic life, though scientists with the UA-led Phoenix Mars lander were careful to qualify their initial findings Thursday.

2008-07-02 18:00:05

The U.S. space agency says the next sample of Martian soil to be analyzed by the Phoenix Mars Lander might be its last.

295decbeab11aaaf87dad4d8b32edd40
2008-07-02 14:56:21

The next sample delivered to NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander's Thermal and Evolved-Gas Analyzer (TEGA) will be ice-rich.

fa783a6be3dd892d79f37b0406efc268
2008-07-01 15:35:27

NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander enlarged the "Snow White" trench and scraped up little piles of icy soil on Saturday, June 28, the 33rd Martian day, or sol, of the mission. Scientists say that the scrapings are ideal for the lander's analytical instruments.

dd63460a7c3135bdc14185a441d8e7d31
2008-06-26 19:15:00

NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander performed its first wet chemistry experiment on Martian soil flawlessly yesterday, returning a wealth of data that for Phoenix scientists was like winning the lottery.

2008-06-25 21:00:34

To: TECHNOLOGY EDITORS Contact: Dwayne Brown , Headquarters, Washington, +1-202-358- 1726, dwayne.c.brown@nasa.gov, or Guy Webster, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif., +1-818-354-6278, guy.webster@jpl.nasa.gov, both of NASA; or Sara Hammond of University of Arizona, Tucson, +1-520-626-1974, shammond@lpl.arizona.edu TUCSON, Ariz., June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander placed a sample of Martian soil in the spacecraft's wet chemistry laboratory today for the...


Word of the Day
shavie
  • A trick or prank.
The word 'shavie' is related to 'shave'.