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  1. Craft's precarious date with destiny for Mars landing

    Posted Dec 19th 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Nasa space probes- the twin Mars Exploration Rovers- which are scheduled to arrive next month. Because Beagle II has no propulsion, the mother ship has been put on a collision path ... lands successfully, even if Mars Express is lost it will still be able to carry out its mission. This is because it can still transmit signals and data to Earth through Nasa's Mars Odyssey ...

  2. FYI: When will the general public be able to travel into space?

    Posted Nov 04th 2007, 12:00am by Jonathan Hopfner

    ... United States space agency Nasa and a fatal explosion has cast a pall over Scaled Composites, one of the chief suppliers to Branson's Virgin Galactic project. Less affluent holidaymakers ... the Space Tourism Society and the Japanese Rocket Society, have taken it upon themselves to advance the cause of affordable space travel for the masses. And Nasa is due early next year to pick some ...

  3. Reaching for the stars

    Posted Sep 01st 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... carried only static. There was still hope in the following weeks as some of the world's most powerful radio telescopes and two Mars orbiters- one from the American space agency, Nasa- were ... of the equator on the eastern side of the planet. Analysts believe they were the probe's debris and impact created from the crash. This was in contrast to Nasa's successful landing ...

  4. A passion for the last frontiers

    Posted Sep 26th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... project, called ExoMars, will probably use our tools again, so I am very excited and impatient. For a very long time, I tried to work with the US space agency Nasa, but I made no headway despite ...



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