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Members of NASA's New Horizons team will discuss the achievements of the first encounter with Pluto and look ahead to the mission's next exploration of the Kuiper Belt during a Facebook Live event at 4 p.m. EST on Thursday, Jan. 19—the 11th anniversary of the spacecraft's launch.
The agency said humans and robots need to work together as a team.
Last week, NASA’s Curiosity rover took a picture that appears to show a new iron-nickel meteorite on Mars, one of only eight that have been discovered by rovers there so far
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA's Aqua satellite provided a visible-light image of Tropical Depression 01W as it headed toward southern Vietnam for a brief landfall on Jan. 16. By Jan. 17 the depression had dissipated.
NASA released this video of "The Last Man on the Moon" showcasing amazing footage of Eugene Cernan preparing for the life-changing mission that will bring him to the edge of human's reach. Video courtesy of NASA. Follow Tech Insider: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
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Who knew that NASA was interested in food security and agriculture? I certainly didn’t. But I was recently sent this request for proposals. No, they are not looking to grow food on spaceships or Mars. But they are looking to use space technology to ROSES-16 Amendment 53: Release of New Program Element A.51 Food Security and Agriculture. NASA […]
The research activities that NASA’s Curiosity rover conducts on Mars are directed from its Jet Propulsion Lab in California, but many navigational decisions are instead relegated to an artificial intelligence that the space agency brought online in 2013. Show More Summary
Eugene Cernan, a former NASA astronaut who was part of the Apollo lunar missions, and the last man to have walked on the surface of the moon, died Monday, surrounded by his family, at the age of 82. Cernan, who was a U.S. Navy captain before joining NASA, flew to space three times, and was...
Gene Cernan, the last man to set foot on the moon has died. The NASA astronaut died on Monday, following persistent health complications, he was 82. Bob Jacobs, spokesman for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration made this known in a statement released on behalf of the family. Show More Summary
CAPT (ret) Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the Moon, has died. We are saddened by the loss of retired NASA astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon. https://t.co/Q9OSdRewI5 pic.twitter.com/gPdFTnXF2C — NASA (@NASA) January 16, 2017 Here is CAPT Cernan’s take on the Right Stuff: Best fan mail I […]
“On Earth, our ancient rock record has been through the washing machine and the ringer so many times that the fact that anything still retains any signature of its age is a miracle,” says Brown University’s Jack Mustard, one of...
Eugene Cernan, the last human to leave his footprints on the surface of the moon, has died, NASA said Monday. He was 82 years old. "We are saddened by the loss of retired NASA astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon," NASA said on Twitter. Show More Summary
Have alien hunters finally discovered proof that there was once life on Mars? A YouTube channel dedicated to UFOs, paranormal phenomena, and conspiracy theories has posted a video depicting the discovery of what is being called an “alien soldier,” complete with space suit and weapon. Show More Summary
Cernan made significant contributions to the US space program, going in to space three times during his career at NASA.
The U.S. space program lost another towering figure today as astronaut Gene Cernan, commander of Apollo 17 and the last person to walk on the moon, died at the age of 82 on Monday. SEE ALSO: NASA's first African-American Space Station...Show More Summary
Eugene Cernan, the last astronaut to set foot on the moon, died on Monday surrounded by family, according to a report from NASA. He was 82. Known to friends and family as Gene, Cernan was remembered by NASA as an astronaut who made three spaceflights in his tenure with the agency, including two moon missions.... Show More Summary