NASA has declared that it will conduct the final preview of its Discovery space shuttle mission during a sequence of news briefings to be held at the Johnson Space Center in Houston on October 21. Press reporters will be allowed during this session.
Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has reported that it will offer significant support for NASA and European Space Agency (ESA) joint future robotic Mars mission.
MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd, a global supplier of essential information solutions, has made a $6 million agreement with the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) by providing innovative technological solutions for supporting CSA’s Exploration Surface Mobility program.
KinetX, Inc. sponsored a NASA conference which was held at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. in honor of the 25th centenary of the ISEE-3/ICE spacecraft’s interception with the Giacobini-Zinner comet.
Engineers at Harvard University are researching on the development of microscopic aerial robots that could someday help to investigate environmental risks like forest fires and to perform rescue operations etc.