On July 20th 2012, the anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, a director named Paul Hildebrandt of Chico, California launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund his new documentary, Fight For Space: Exploring the Future of Human Spaceflight. If you are unfamiliar with Kickstarter, it is a method of crowdsourcing that allows for worthy projects to be funded by […]
This magnificent black & white picture shows the deck of the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Curiosity from the view of the rover’s Navigation cameras. At top left is the back of the rover, and to the left two of the rover’s right side wheels can be seen. Gale Crater’s rim is visible as a lighter […]
Thanks to Brandon Fibbs for this beautiful video!
This is the first high resolution imagery from Curiosity’s navigational camera. So, with all of this awesome, awesome Curiosity imagery coming back to us here on Earth, and considering the success of the overall Mars Exploration Program (only space agency to successfully land rovers on the Red Planet), what are your feelings about humanity’s expansion […]