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on Sep 12, 2018 in: Videos

ICESat-2 will provide scientists with height measurements that create a global portrait of Earth's third dimension, gathering data that can precisely track changes of terrain including glaciers, sea ice, forests and more. The single instrument on ICE...

Parker Launch 360 View

on Sep 11, 2018 in: Videos

Watch in 360 degrees as an United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket lifts off from Space Launch Complex-37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida carrying NASA's Parker Solar Probe spacecraft. Roughly the size of a small car, the spacecra...

Vera Rubin Ridge

on Sep 10, 2018 in: Videos

NASA's Curiosity rover surveyed its surroundings on August 9, 2018, producing a 360-degree panorama of its current location on Mars' Vera Rubin Ridge. The panorama includes skies darkened by a fading global dust storm and a view from the Mast Camera...

Mars Volcanoes

on Sep 7, 2018 in: Videos

Volcanic activity, or volcanism, has played a significant role in the geologic evolution of Mars. Scientists have known since the Mariner 9 mission in 1972 that volcanic features cover large portions of the Martian surface. These features include ext...

The Dragon spacecraft was released from the Station's robotic arm at 18:38 GMT on 3 August 2018. Thrusters fired to increase its distance from the Space Station and the spacecraft started its deorbit and return to Earth, splashing down in the Pacific...

ICON Mission

on Sep 5, 2018 in: Videos

The Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) is a satellite designed to investigate changes in the Earth's ionosphere. It is scheduled to be launched aboard a Pegasus XL rocket as part of NASA's Explorers program and operated by UC Berkeley's Space Sci...

The Nexø II Mission

on Sep 4, 2018 in: Videos

On August 4th 2018 Copenhagen Suborbitals successfully launched the Nexø II rocket. Nexø II is Copenhagen Suborbitals most advanced rocket to date. In this video we show you the complete story will all the highlights of the mission. Please visit O...

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