Who want to train in Russia?

Call for Volunteers for Sirius Mission The Institute for Biomedical Problems (IBMP), jointly with Human Research Program NASA (HRP NASA), will be conducting an extended duration lunar mission simulation at its facility in Moscow in 2019 and 2020. The mission, known as Sirius, will involve a crew of six, including three Russians and three non-Russians. […]

What are we sending to Mars?

By Greg Avery  – Reporter, Denver Business Journal 3 hours ago NASA’s next space probe headed to Mars — a lander built in Jefferson County and launched on a Colorado rocket — may soon start its journey Saturday after two years of waiting. The Mars InSight lander, built by Lockheed Martin Space, is scheduled to lift […]

How to use the right resistor?

CHOOSING THE RESISTOR TO USE WITH LEDS Introduction: Choosing the Resistor to Use With LEDs This question gets asked every day in Answers and the Forums: What resistor do I use with my LEDs? So I’ve put together several different ways to figure it out. Lets get right to it: Each of the steps do […]

Celebrate National Robotics Week

In May 2009, top universities and industry leaders appealed to the Congressional Caucus on Robotics to create a “national road-map” for robotics technology. On March 9, 2010, the U.S. House of Representatives passed resolution H.Res. 1055, officially designating the second full week in April as National Robotics Week. This resolution was submitted by U.S. Representative Mike […]

How do you build a moonrise?

Op-ed | Moon Direct: How to build a moonbase in four years by Robert Zubrin — March 30, 2018 SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket, which made its debut Feb. 6, is the foundation of author Robert Zubrin’s “Moon Direct” plan for affordably returning humans to the moon within four years. Credit: SpaceX This op-ed originally appeared […]