NASA's Cloud City

NASA envisions a Cloud City above unlivable surface of Venus, an inflatable airship that would deploy in the upper atmosphere of the planet.   Watch the video…

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NASA researchers in order to find more about the conditions on our nearest planetary neighbor, Venus, they have come up with HAVOC or a High Altitude Venus Operational Concept.

It’s a lighter-than-air rocket ship that would help send two astronauts on a 30-day mission to explore the planet’s atmosphere.

NASA's Cloud City

Exploration of Venus is a challenge not only because its smog-like sulfuric acid-laced atmosphere, but also its extremely hot surface temperature and extremely high air pressure on the surface.



NASA's Cloud City

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