This week, the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) lifted of from Vandenberg air force base. This mission is a test of a planetary defense system designed to protect the earth from potentially dangerous asteroids. It is supposed to move asteroid dimorphos, which poses no threat to earth, slightly off course.
Picture of the week | Nov. 29th 2021
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On Wednesday, April 27th, SpaceX launched the Crew-4 mission to the ISS, carrying 3 NASA astronauts and an ESA astronaut. The crew will stay on the iss for six months, and perform a wide variety of science experiments before returning back to earth.
Daily Hopper | Crew Talk 06
Here are the long awaited answers in our FAQ with Ulrik Falf-Petersen, better known as The Daily Hopper. A rare view behind the scenes of the space communities beloved comics.
Picture of the week | 21st Mar. 2022
NASA’s most powerful rocket, SLS was rolled out to the pad on March 18th. It will now perform a wet dress rehearsal before heading back to the VAB. After that it will once again be rolled out to be launched around the moon.
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