Tag: space

Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech
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 […]

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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 […]