With just six months until its first scheduled trip to space in December this year, engineers at NASA`s Kennedy Space Center have begun the final assembly of Orion spacecraft that could take man to Mars.
Students from The Johns Hopkins University have designed a new stethoscope for NASA to deliver accurate heart- and body-sounds to medics, who try to assess astronauts` health in noisy spacecraft.
A European Space Agency (ESA) project is aiming to demonstrate that two satellites can move as one single object with sub-millimetre precision.
NASA scientists have designed and tested a new rotor landing system in an attempt to enable spacecrafts to land like helicopters.
The satellite was launched on a Long March-3C carrier
rocket last night from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in
southwest Sichuan Province.
Future space probes will have many small spacecrafts that can commit hara-kiri if they begin to fail.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
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