What the Checklist NASA Uses Looks Like

Getting ready to launch something into space is a difficult thing to do, and if something goes wrong there is a very good chance that the entire mission will be a failure. This is why NASA has a long checklist … Continue reading

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NASA’s Hidden Gem: The Alice Rockets

For years, every launch of the space shuttle has left behind a huge amount of poisonous exhaust. It pollutes the air, contaminates the water and kills local plant life. It has also been found to be very hard on human … Continue reading

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What is the Lunar Laser Communications Demonstration?

The American space agency, NASA, has recently been looking for more effective ways of transmitting data around the world in the form of satellite communications technology. One form of new technology that is being explored is the use LASER’s in … Continue reading

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Cool NASA Logos

The idea of space and all its mystery has excited the masses for years. Since the late 1950s American star buffs have looked to the night sky in wonderment, so it stands to reason that anything revolving around said matter … Continue reading

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What Responsibility Does Each NASA Station Have?

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has 10 research centers and one international space station. The research centers are all located within the United States. Many of NASA’s facilities are open to the general public, however, the center’s visitor … Continue reading

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Disney and NASA – A Relationship Grown Over Time

A Collaboration of Imagination and Engineering Walt Disney was a pioneer and his legacy continues to outlive him by consistently growing and expanding in creative new directions. Disney is a perfect role model for modern day inventors that face the … Continue reading

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Space Traveling for The Rich

In what looks to be the next big thing for those in the “we have so much money we have run out of things to buy” department, its space travel. That’s right, if you have enough money you can soon … Continue reading

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How Valuable is the TDRSS to Space Communications?

The NASA Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS) was formed back in 1973. It gave NASA the opportunity to be able to give and receive information at a convenient rate of increase. The first TDRSS space communication device was … Continue reading

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Fixing The Hubble and The Kepler Telescopes

Repairs to a spacecraft can present unique challenges. Two of the more known telescopes The Hubble and The Kepler became in need of repair after being launched into orbit. The Hubble approached the challenge of repairs of its design to … Continue reading

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Different Space Cargo Ships

Cargo ships can represent one of the more valuable assets a business will have available to them. This is because they can get a large quantity of goods out on to the market in just a short amount of time. … Continue reading

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