Tag: NASA

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Science Tech

ICYMI: NASA Ends GRACE Mission, Your iPhone’s Calculator Might Be Buggy, and the US is Selling to Oil Companies

After 15 Years, NASA Says ‘Goodbye’ to GRACE     Satellite GRACE’s (Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment) 15-year-run has come to an end.  As reported by NASA themselves on October 27th, 2017, the U.S. and German collaboration ended its science operations.  GRACE was really two satellites that ‘provided unprecedented insights into […]

Your U.S. High School Can Get a Free Copy of Hidden Figures!
Women in S.T.E.M

Your U.S. High School Can Get a Free Copy of Hidden Figures!

Hidden Figures took the world by storm when it came out (the movie especially, but don’t forget — there’s a book!), and now the filmmakers are doing something pretty cool. We're giving every U.S. high school the chance to get a #HiddenFigures DVD at no cost. #teachwithfilm #HiddenNoMore https://t.co/18zYSXisWM pic.twitter.com/3CeuWo0MZE […]

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Engineering

Could NASA Create a Mars Airplane?! Could You Help?!

Way back in 2015, NASA began work on an airplane that could fly through space.  Specifically, they began to work on a Mars Airplane.  On Friday, March 30th, 2017, however, this Mars Airplane project took flight once again. This aircraft is called the: “Preliminary Research Aerodynamic Design to Land on […]