exploration vehicles

Artificial intelligence could run spacecraft in future

February 13th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 13 (IANS) Scientists are designing spacecraft that can act by themselves and reason like human beings. It is a concept that had fatal consequences for astronauts in "2001: A ... Read more...

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Man to ‘fly around Moon for the first time’

October 12th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): Russian, European and US space agencies are considering the possibility of flying a manned mission around the Moon using the space station as a launching point.The agencies want ... Read more...

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Uncovering Earth’s past, predicting its future

May 27th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 27 (IANS) Scientists have evolved a formula which will unravel how and why our climate moved us on from ice ages to warmer periods. Similarly, researchers will be able to ... Read more...

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Polyimide Foam named NASA commercial invention of 2007

December 20th, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): Polyimide foam, which is a multi-use foam that insulates for sound, heat and cold with aerospace and down to Earth applications, has been named as the NASA ... Read more...

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Apollo heat shields to help design NASA’’s next gen exploration vehicles

October 12th, 2008 - 10:57 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 12 (ANI): The heat shields used on the Apollo missions 35 years ago, are now being analyzed by NASA scientists to help with the development and engineering process of ... Read more...

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