NASA: Mars Roadshow

InSight – Studying the ‘Inner Space’ of Mars InSight, short for Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport, is a Mars lander designed to give the Red Planet its first thorough checkup since it formed 4.5 billion years ago. It is the first outer space robotic explorer to study in-depth the “inner space”… Continue reading NASA: Mars Roadshow


Today NASA Ames organized a wonderful science event starting in the afternoon and ending with the LADEE launch. LADEE (pronounced “laddie”) stands for Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer, a robotic mission on its way to orbit the moon to gather detailed information about the lunar atmosphere, conditions near the surface and environmental influences on… Continue reading NASA Ames: Go LADEE!