NASA’s Opportunity rover ‘falls asleep’ as massive dust storm hits Mars

NASA’s Opportunity rover went into sleep mode after a massive dust storm hit Mars, raising concerns about the survival of the unmanned, solar-powered vehicle, the US space agency said Wednesday. According to NASA, the severe dust storm blanketed an area spanning 14 million square miles (35 million square kilometers) and blocked out the Sun over […]

Source: Nasa

Russian space capsule with three ISS astronauts lands in Kazakhstan

A Russian Soyuz space capsule carrying three astronauts from NASA’s International Space Station (ISS) has safely landed in Kazakhstan. The capsule touched down at 6:39 p.m. (1239 GMT) Sunday, descending under a red-and-white parachute. The three astronauts aboard the capsule included – Russian Anton Shkaplerov, American Scott Tingle and Japan’s Norishige Kanai. With the landing, […]

Kholod Rocket

Fastest machine on earth ‘Kholod’ up for sale at RM Auctions

The Kholod hypersonic rocket, which is the fastest machine on the planet, is up for sale at the RM Auctions’s upcoming London sale, scheduled to take place in Battersea Park on September 8. This particular machine is one of the few remaining HFL Kholod rocket systems created by NASA and the Russian Institute for New […]

Ford Racing School renews agreement with NASA

The NASA has announced that the Ford Racing School will remain the official driving school of the National Auto Sport Association for another year. It also said that that its members will continue to enjoy benefit contingency programs, discounts and other special offers. “The Ford Racing School is thrilled to continue working hand in hand […]