The scheduled launch date of NASA's Mars 2020 mission is rapidly approaching, and with less than a year to go, it's truly crunch time for NASA and its partners. Testing strategies for Mars exploration might seem impossible here on Earth, but our Planet does indeed have some terrain that is comparable to what NASA's rovers have to deal with on the Red Planet. Recently, NASA sent a team of over a dozen scientists and engineers to Iceland to test... (Date:08/16/2019 05:07) Read full article >>

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