Post Profile






A NASA rocket blasted colorful clouds into space — here's what they looked like

NASA launched a rocket that created colorful clouds in space on June 29. Such clouds are being used to probe two big holes in Earth's magnetic shield, called cusps. NASA Wallops Flight Facility released a time-lapse video of the vapor puffs. For the last month, NASA had been waiting for the right moment to launch clouds of red and blue-green vapor out into space. On June 29, that moment finally came.
read more

share

Related Posts


NASA sounding rocket daytime dynamo launch postponed

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

Launch Update: The launch of two sounding rockets from the Wallops Flight Facility was scrubbed on Monday, June 24 due to high cirrus clouds. The next attempt for these two rockets is currently scheduled for Tuesday, June 25, with a...

NASA PhoneSats use Android phones to send data from orbit

Technology : Techi.com

Earlier this week, NASA launched three smartphone satellites, called “PhoneSats”, into orbit. They rode into space aboard the maiden flight of Orbital Science Corp.'s Antares rocket from NASA's Wallops Island Flight Facility in Virg...

NASA is Releasing Colorful Artificial Clouds in the Atmosphere

Society & Culture / Paranormal : Mysterious Universe

On June 1st, NASA will conduct tests which will see them creating artificial clouds in the sky off the Eastern U.S. seaboard. To conduct the tests, NASA will launch sounding rockets from the Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia’s eas...

Watch: Colorful NASA rocket launch

Technology : Tech Talk

NASA video shows the launch of a Terrier-Improved Malemute suborbital sounding rocket from the Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. The rocket dispersed colorful vapor tracers into the upper atmosphere to help scientists study how p...

A NASA rocket is about to shoot brightly colored clouds into space — here's how you can see them

Technology / Technology Industry News : Silicon Alley Insider

NASA is launching a rocket that will create colorful clouds in space. The rocket launch and clouds may be visible as far away as New York City. Such clouds will eventually be used to probe two big holes in Earth's magnetic shield, c...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC