NASA’s nuclear powered lunar landers

credit: NASAThis image is from a video of a compressed air cylinders propelled prototype Modular Common Spacecraft Bus, tested by NASA Ames Research Center. The octagon-like common bus will be used for NASA’s 2011 launched Lunar Atmosphere and...

STS-122 here we come!

Promises, promises, but I should be, technical gremlins aside, be blogging live from the launch of STS-122 next week The European Space Agency, whose Colombus laboratory module is being launched by STS-122, is highlighting NASA TV’s mission briefing details for...