NASA's SET Mission to Study Satellite Protection Is Ready for Launch
Tuesday, 11 June 2019 Greenbelt MD (SPX) Jun 11, 2019
Ready, SET, go - NASA's Space Environment Testbeds, or SET, will launch in June 2019 on its mission to study how to better protect satellites in space. SET will get a ride to space on a U.S. Air Force Research Lab spacecraft aboard a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. SET studies the very nature of space itself - which isn't completely empty, but brimmi
SPACE — NASA is readying for a mission that will launch in 2022 to explore the metal asteroid Psyche.
Scientists think Psyche may once have been a Mars-sized planet that had its outer crust blasted off billions of years ago by violent asteroid collisions, according to NASA's website.
Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin was the second man to walk on the moon 50 years ago. HuffPost reports Aldrin told President Donald Trump on Friday that he’s unimpressed with NASA these days. Frankly,..