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Opportunity traversing 26 miles across the Red Planet- timelapse

Opportunity across the Red Planet

NASA reveals video showing Opportunity rover’s-eye-view of the Martian marathon covering 26.2 miles from its landing location.   Watch the timelapse…

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By |July 8, 2015|Categories: Space|Tags: , , , |

Testing the Buoyant Rover for Under-Ice Exploration

Buoyant Rover for Under-Ice Exploration

Developed at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, the Buoyant Rover for Under-Ice Exploration, is under tests at the California Science Center.

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By |June 29, 2015|Categories: Space|Tags: , , |

Audi’s Moon Rover for Google’s Lunar Xprize

Audi's 4WD Moon Rover

Audi is developing the Moon Rover for Google’s Lunar Xprize, that one day could go around the moon.

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By |June 29, 2015|Categories: Space|Tags: , , , |

NASA’s Modular Robotic Vehicle can drive sideways

NASA's Modular Robotic Vehicle MRV

NASA’s new Modular Robotic Vehicle advanced electric rover prototype, can drive sideways, drift around corners.   Take a look at the video…

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By |April 17, 2015|Categories: Vehicles|Tags: , , , , |

Shadow of a Martian Robot

Opportunity rover

The shadow of a Martian robot, the Opportunity rover, currently exploring the red planet.

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By |March 31, 2015|Categories: Space|Tags: , , |

Curiosity Mars Rover at Pahrump Hills

Curiosity Mars Rover from HiRISE

Curiosity Mars rover at the “Pahrump Hills” area of Gale Crater, viewed from the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera on NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.

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By |February 5, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , |

A new robotic penguin spy

robotic penguin spy

Scientists come up with new way to spy on penguins with cute chick rover. A new robotic penguin spy.

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By |November 4, 2014|Categories: Animals|Tags: , , |

Curiosity Rover arrived at its main Scientific target

Curiosity Rover

NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover arrived at the base of Mount Sharp, its main Scientific target, after 2 years and nearly 9 kilometers of driving.   Take a look at the video…

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By |September 12, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , , |

Mars 2020 Rover will explore the Red planet as never before

Mars 2020 Rover

NASA is planning the next mission to Mars and the agency just announced how the new rover, that launches in 2020, will be.

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By |August 1, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , , , |

Astrobiology- The Hunt for Life Beyond Earth

Hunt for Life Beyond Earth

An electronic signal travels from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab in Pasadena, California, to a robotic rover clinging to the underside of foot-thick ice on an Alaskan lake.   Image © Mark Thiessen/National Geographic

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By |June 25, 2014|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , |