Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll loveā€¦ Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile



100 days and counting to NASA's Curiosity Mars rover landing

At 10:31 p.m. PDT on April 27, (1:31 p.m. EDT), NASA's Mars Science Laboratory, carrying the one-ton Curiosity rover, will be within 100 days from its appointment with the Martian surface. At that moment, the mission has about 119 million miles (191 million kilometers) to go and is closing at a speed of 13,000 mph (21,000 kilometers per hour).
read more

share

NASA Mars 'Curiosity' Science Update Live-Streamed Thursday AM/PM

Academics / General Science : The Daily Galaxy (2 years ago)

NASA will host a news conference at 11 a.m. PDT (2 p.m. EDT) Thursday, Sept. 27, to present science findings from the Curiosity rover's mission to Mars' Gale Crater. The news conference from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in... Read Post

Curiosity Rover Packs Up Drill, Hits the Martian Road Again

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (9 hours ago)

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has passed up a potential drilling target and instead resumed the long trek to a huge Red Planet mountain. Mission team members had been considering drilling a Mars rock dubbed "Bonanza King" but scrapped... Read Post

NASA Will Live Stream Curiosity Mars' Mission Update Wednesday Morning

Academics / General Science : The Daily Galaxy (2 years ago)

NASA will host a media teleconference at 11 a.m. PDT (2 p.m. EDT) tomorrow (Wednesday, Sept. 12), to provide a status update on the Curiosity rover's mission to Mars' Gale Crater.The Mars Science Laboratory spacecraft is more than o... Read Post


Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC