‘Marscopter’ to offer NASA birds-eye view of the Red Planet

‘Marscopter’ to offer NASA birds-eye view of the Red Planet

Updated May 12, 2018 14:46:14 NASA is sending a helicopter to the Red Planet, but it won’t fly there on its own — it will be attached to the belly pan of the space agency’s Mars Rover, lifting off in 2020. Key points: The helicopter weighs just 1.8 kilograms It …

Indian police arrest alleged conmen dressed in radiation suits who claimed to be with NASA

Indian police arrest alleged conmen dressed in radiation suits who claimed to be with NASA

Posted May 10, 2018 20:38:54 Photo: Indian police with a father and son who are accused of defrauding a businessman by pretending they were with NASA. (Twitter: Bhishima Singnh) Police in New Delhi have arrested a father and son dressed in radiation suits who convinced a businessman to give them …

NASA readies Parker Solar Probe for ‘mission to touch the Sun’

NASA readies Parker Solar Probe for ‘mission to touch the Sun’

Posted March 29, 2018 11:37:36 Video: NASA readies spacecraft for ‘mission to touch the sun’ (ABC News) Scientists are putting the finishing touches on the Parker Solar Probe ahead of its mission to fly directly into the Sun’s atmosphere. The spacecraft will have to survive temperatures as high as 1,371 …