Archive for the ‘Mars’ Category

The Air On Mars Has A Mysterious Glow, Here’s Why

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
 The Air On Mars Has A Mysterious Glow, Here’s Why
New ultraviolet images from NASA show that Mars’ atmosphere lights up at night! What is a nightglow and what causes it?

http://www.seeker.com/the-air-on-mars-has-a-mysterious-glow-heres-why-2135947734.html?sf45780561=1

NASA gives MIT a humanoid robot to develop software for future space missions

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
NASA gives MIT a humanoid robot to develop software for future space missions

Team led by Professor Russ Tedrake of CSAIL to develop algorithms for 6-foot-tall “Valkyrie” robot to travel to Mars and beyond.

http://news.mit.edu/2015/nasa-gives-mit-humanoid-robot-future-space-missions-1117