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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: , , , , , , , , |

A mystery light on Mars

mystery light on Mars

Images taken by NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover on April 2 and April 3 include bright spots!    This image from the Navigation Camera (Navcam) on NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover includes a bright spot near the upper left corner. Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

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By |April 9, 2014|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , , |

Peculiar things are happening on Mars

UFO passing over Mars

Is this a UFO passing over Mars? A picture taken by the Curiosity rover on the Martian surface, appears to show a conical object across the sky. Also a scientist claims that the Mysterious Rock found some days ago on Mars, was a living thing, and he’s filed a lawsuit to compel NASA to examine the rock more closely.  Image © JPL/NASA

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By |January 29, 2014|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , , , |

Mysterious rock just appeared in front of Opportunity rover on Mars

Mysterious rock just appeared in front of Opportunity

Astronomers at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California, baffled after a rock suddenly appears out of nowhere in front of Opportunity rover on Mars.    Image © NASA/JPL-Caltech

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By |January 18, 2014|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , |