11.6 C
Innichen
August 20, 2022
Digital Revolution Enterprise Technologies Information Technology

Engineers design motorless sailplanes for Mars exploration

Eight active spacecraft, including three operated by NASA, orbit Mars, gathering imagery of the planet’s surface at a resolution of about 1 foot per pixel. Three rovers traverse the ground, mapping small areas of the planet with greater precision. But what lies in the hundreds of kilometers between the rovers and the orbiters—including atmospheric climate processes and geological features like volcanoes and canyons—is often of most interest to planetary scientists.Eight active spacecraft, including three operated by NASA, orbit Mars, gathering imagery of the planet’s surface at a resolution of about 1 foot per pixel. Three rovers traverse the ground, mapping small areas of the planet with greater precision. But what lies in the hundreds of kilometers between the rovers and the orbiters—including atmospheric climate processes and geological features like volcanoes and canyons—is often of most interest to planetary scientists.

Related posts

Lots of misconceptions in application of law from Twitter’s end: Cyber expert

Here’s A Closer Look At The Base 2020 Chevy Corvette 1LT – Motor1.com

Administrator

E3 2019: Xbox Promising “Something New” For Press Conference – GameSpot

Administrator

Leave a Comment

* By using this form you agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Privacy & Policy