May 10, 2019 |
On Wednesday, William Gerstenmaier, NASA's associate administrator for human exploration and operations, said of SpaceX's Crew Drago. during a House subcommittee hearing. The parachutes did not work as designed. Boeing Starliner parachute drop tests have had similar to the one …
May 2, 2019 |
The cause for the Taurus XL launch failures of NASA’s Orbiting Carbon Observatory (OCO) and Glory missions in 2009 and 2011 were bad materials and parts provided by aluminum manufacturer, Sapa Profiles, Inc. he Taurus XLs that failed for the …
April 29, 2019 |
The Carnival of Space 609 is up at Universe Today. Universe Today – Methane-Filled Lakes on Titan are “Surprisingly Deep”. During Cassini’s final flyby of Titan, it aimed its radar at some of the moon’s liquid lakes. The data shows …
April 20, 2019 |
NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has discovered its first Earth-size exoplanet. The exoplanet, HD 21749c, is about 89% Earth’s diameter.