NASA To Reformat Mars Rover Opportunity’s Memory From Earth

NASA To Reformat Mars Rover Opportunity’s Memory From Earth

Like any computer on Earth, long-duration space robots’ memories sometimes need to be reformatted. This is certainly the case for NASA’s Mars exploration rover Opportunity that has had more than its fair share of computer glitches recently. So now, NASA has decided to reformat Opportunity’s memory from Earth.

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NASA Building World’s Largest Rocket, Its Sound During Launch May Annihilate Buildings

NASA Building World’s Largest Rocket, Its Sound During Launch May Annihilate Buildings

Space agency NASA is building a brand new and the world’s largest rocket called the Space Launch System (SLS). Its engines are highly powerful. NASA engineers have figured out that surrounding buildings may knock down when the rocket would launch from its pad.

By On August 27, 2014 Respond
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NASA Placing A Tiny 3D Printed Space Camera Into CubeSats

NASA Placing A Tiny 3D Printed Space Camera Into CubeSats

NASA is experimenting with small space cameras made almost entirely of 3D printed parts. The technology the agency is using is a bit different from the 3D printing you might be familiar with if you’ve used consumer printers. Like 3D printing with exuded plastic, the pieces are built layer by layer, from the bottom up.

By On August 9, 2014 Respond
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NASA Reveales Why The Sun’s Atmosphere Is So Much Hotter Than Its Surface

NASA Reveales Why The Sun’s Atmosphere Is So Much Hotter Than Its Surface

Although scientists have discovered that Sun’s atmosphere is so much hotter than its surface long ago, they couldn’t show any strong evidence of that statement. But now, scientists at NASA have produced a strongest evidence that explains why the Sun’s atmosphere is several hundred times hotter than its surface.

By On August 6, 2014 Respond
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Congratulation To The MESSENGER Team For 10th Anniversary of Launch!

Congratulation To The MESSENGER Team For 10th Anniversary of Launch!

We congratulate the MESSENGER team on their successful 10 year. Here is a nice infographic and video shared by the Team itself.

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MESSENGER Going Closer And Closer To Mercury

MESSENGER Going Closer And Closer To Mercury

Ever since NASA’s robotic spacecraft MESSENGER entered into Mercury’s orbit, it’s been studying the planet’s chemical composition, geology, and magnetic field. And now, it’s been reported that MESSENGER is going closer to Mercury than ever before to study the planet more deeply.

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Cassini Found 101 Geysers, Water Coming Upward From Enceladus’s Underground

Cassini Found 101 Geysers, Water Coming Upward From Enceladus’s Underground

Space agency NASA’s spacecraft Cassini has already revealed amazing details of Saturn and its Moons. Now, Cassini has spotted 101 geysers through which water is coming upward from Saturn’s ice moon Enceladus’s underground.

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NASA Thinks Astronauts Could Live In Caves Beneath The Moon’s Surface

NASA Thinks Astronauts Could Live In Caves Beneath The Moon’s Surface

The moon has always remained a mysterious object to astronomers and NASA scientists. The moon’s surface is not only full of craters, but also full of holes. And according to NASA, these holes, and the underground caves to which they connect, could one day provide shelter to the space agency’s astronauts.

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Curiosity Found Huge Meteorite On Mars

Curiosity Found Huge Meteorite On Mars

Space agency NASA firmly believes that red planet Mars holds enormous secrets in it. Until now, Mars rover Curiosity has excavated many secrets of Mars. And now it seems like Curiosity has revealed another big secret of the planet. Lately, it’s been reported that Curiosity has discovered huge meteorite on Mars.

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NASA Built BRUIE, An Outstanding Rover That Can Roll Underside Of Ice

NASA Built BRUIE, An Outstanding Rover That Can Roll Underside Of Ice

There are many places in space, on Earth and under water as well land where people can’t go, but chances are there could be existence of life. So space agency NASA has created an anomal but amazing rover prototype called BRUIE (Buoyant Rover for Under-Ice Exploration) that can drive on the underside of ice.

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NASA Confirms This May Had The Highest Temperature Like No Other May Had Ever Before

NASA Confirms This May Had The Highest Temperature Like No Other May Had Ever Before

It seems like last month (May) the Sun was very much angry. Lately NASA has reported that this May had the highest temperature like no other May in previous years had ever before.

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ISS Uses Laser To Beam Video Back To Earth

ISS Uses Laser To Beam Video Back To Earth

We have often seen laser beams popularly deployed in spaceships in sci-fi movies and NASA is about to turn that into a reality. The space agency sent specialized hardware to International Space Station and this equipment was recently successful in beaming a video back to Earth using laser.

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New NASA Book Explores The Possibilities Of Communicating With Aliens

New NASA Book Explores The Possibilities Of Communicating With Aliens

We have seen so many science fiction movies about aliens that it seems almost rudimentary to ask this: how will we contact and communicate with the aliens? A new NASA book called ‘Archaeology, Anthropology and Interstellar Communication’ explores this question.

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NASA To Open New Site, For Helping The Agency To Choose The Best Cover Photo

NASA To Open New Site, For Helping The Agency To Choose The Best Cover Photo

NASA is planning to create a special site called The Moon as Art. So, the agency has revealed five best pictures of the lunar surface. Now the space agency is asking people to vote for the best photo.

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Get Ready For A Brilliant Meteor Shower This Saturday

Get Ready For A Brilliant Meteor Shower This Saturday

Stargazers out there who wait all around the year for the rare glimpse of a meteor shower, get that equipment in place and be ready. A major meteor shower is expected to appear on the night sky on Saturday, with North America ideally suited for the beautiful sight.

By On May 24, 2014 Respond
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