doug cooke

NASA’S LRO completes exploration mission phase

September 16th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington Sept 16 (ANI): The exploration phase of NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) spacecraft's mission is set for completion on Sept. 16, following a number of successes that transformed our understanding of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Robot ‘that looks like Top Gear’s The Stig’ developed

April 17th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 17 (ANI): Nasa's new 'space robot' Robonaut 2, which looks like the secret Top Gear character The Stig, is set to step aboard the International Space Station (ISS).The 300-pound machine, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

NASA Robots’ to help in space and in factories

February 9th, 2010 - 12:03 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Feb 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) NASA and General Motors are working together on the next generation of robots designed for use in the aerospace and automotive industries. The pictures of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

NASA Robots To Help Astronauts In Space

February 8th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington D.C., Feb 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) NASA officials, who are always dedicated to improve their observations of the outer space, have unveiled a new robot named "Robonaut 2" that would ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

NASA’s Ares I-X rocket successfully completes flight test

October 29th, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 29 (ANI): NASA's Ares I-X test rocket has successfully completed its flight test, by lifting off from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida on October 28th.The test flight lasted about ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Nasa spacecraft impacts lunar crater in search for water ice

October 9th, 2009 - 10:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moffett Field, Oct 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) NASA's Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite, or LCROSS, today created a twin lunar impact to search for water on the moon’s surface. Scientists will analyze ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Satellites’ launch to give boost to NASA’s ‘return to Moon’ mission

May 22nd, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 22 (ANI): NASA's return to the moon will get a boost in June with the launch of two satellites that will return a wealth of data about Earth's nearest neighbor. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

NASA obtains detailed map of moon’s south pole

February 29th, 2008 - 12:33 am ICT by admin
Xinhua Washington, Feb 28 (Xinhua) The US National Aeronautics and Space Administrations (NASA) announced here that it has obtained the highest resolution images to date of the moon's rugged south polar region. Scientists ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Future lunar landing site much more rugged than previously believed

February 28th, 2008 - 2:10 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): The proposed site for the landing of a future human lunar lander on the surface of the moon, has determined by NASA as being much more rugged than ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |