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UAE partners with Japan’s ispace to send rover to the moon in 2022

New York Post 14 Apr 2021
More On.. space. Swiss program plots post-COVID future for science, diplomacy. UAE selects first Arab woman for astronaut training. Space Force headquarters will be in LA military base. Gov. Newsom. NASA shares Mars rover’s first weather report ... The Gulf state’s, and the Arab world’s, first interplanetary probe entered Mars’ orbit in February ... .

Long Beach City Council upholds plans for self-storage facility along LA River

Press Telegram 14 Apr 2021
Many of those who spoke pointed to the fact that Long Beach a full environmental impact report was not completed for the project ... “We ask that you allow the facts to speak for themselves, and the facts will be determined by an environmental impact report.” ... LA County Reports 813 new coronavirus cases; more MIS-C found in children.

NASA satellites detect signs of volcanic unrest years before eruptions

Phys Dot Org 13 Apr 2021
Using satellite data, scientists at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Southern California and the University of Alaska, Fairbanks have developed a new method that brings us closer to that reality ... the intriguing case of Domuyo volcano, Argentina, Scientific Reports (2020) ... Nature Geoscience , Scientific Reports. Provided by NASA.

The Morning After: Even NASA’s Mars drone needs software updates

Engadget 13 Apr 2021
Today’s headlines. Domino’s starts making autonomous pizza deliveries, Apple is reportedly working on a speaker with Apple TV built-in and NASA’s Mars drone needed a software update ... .

NASA Delays Ingenuity Helicopter's First Flight On Mars

IFL Science 12 Apr 2021
We've hit a bit of a snag in the historic first flight of Ingenuity, as NASA has moved the test of the Mars Helicopter from yesterday, April 11, to Wednesday, April 14. NASA reports that the vehicle is "safe and healthy" and the delay was a necessary precaution to keep Ingenuity safe ... - ... THIS WEEK IN IFLSCIENCE ... SUBSCRIBE TODAY!. .

Up, up and away: Space Shuttle Columbia first launched 40 years ago today

Stars and Stripes 12 Apr 2021
(Tribune News Service) – Space Shuttle Columbia made its first voyage into space 40 years ago today on April 12, 1981, starting the shuttle program’s 30-year run as NASA’s workhorse of human space flight ... One of the two recovery ships, the UTC Liberty, escorted a nearby Russian trawler from the splashdown site, NASA officials reported.

Guatemalan volcano damages avocado plantations

Fresh Plaza 12 Apr 2021
According to a NASA report, plumes of gas and ash have risen as high as 4,500 meters above sea level from the volcano’s Mackenney summit crater. Lava has flowed 2 to 3 km down its west flank ... ....

ISS spacewalk called off after helmet leak

CBS News 12 Apr 2021
A spacewalk outside the International Space Station had to be terminated after NASA reported a water leak in an astronaut's helmet. CBS News space consultant Bill Harwood has the details ... .

NASA finds Uranus is producing X-rays, could help black hole research

The Jerusalem Post 12 Apr 2021
Photos taken from NASA's Chandra Observatory show that Uranus is producing X-rays, according to a recent study. NASA reports that the photos, taken in 2002 and 2017, display a clear production of X-rays within the first photo and within the second, a possible flare of these light rays ... mainly the Sun," NASA said in a release.

UAE introduces its first woman astronaut

Shenzhen Daily 12 Apr 2021
THE United Arab Emirates’ space ambitions have just become a bit more inclusive, with a woman selected as one of two candidates for NASA-assisted training as space mission crew ... Her partner in training, al-Mulla, is a decorated civilian pilot, who works as chief trainer at the Dubai police, the report said.

How’s the Weather in Jezero Crater? According to Perseverance: Cold

Universe Today 11 Apr 2021
One such instrument is the Mars Environmental Dynamics Analyzer (MEDA), which turned on for 30 minutes and issued the rover’s first weather report from Mars ... 19th, MEDA powered up for 30 mins and sent the instrument’s first data points back to Earth, which allowed NASA engineers to piece together the first weather report from Mars ... NASA .

NASA Mars helicopter’s flight delayed due to technical issue

New York Post 11 Apr 2021
nasa ... NASA to land first person of color on the moon. NASA shares Mars rover’s first weather report. NASA Mars helicopter survives cold Martian night in first step of historic endeavor. NASA will delay the historic flight of their Ingenuity helicopter ...

Rocket placed into orbit with three astronauts on board

Beijing News 11 Apr 2021
... NASA said. The spacecraft, launched ahead of the 60th anniversary of Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, took Russian cosmonauts Oleg Novitskiy and Pyotr Dubrov, and US astronaut Mark Vande Hei to the ISS, Sputnik reported.

The day ‘a bomb exploded … 200,000 miles from Earth’: Apollo 13’s successful failed mission

Penn Live 11 Apr 2021
Lovell told NASA’s Mission Control, “There is one whole side of that spacecraft missing.” ... The crew reported a “main B bus undervolt,” which, according to NASA, indicated an abrupt power loss from one of the command-service module’s two primary electrical systems ... That bomb exploded on April 13, 1970 - 200,000 miles from Earth,” according to NASA.

Ingenuity helicopter's first flight on Mars delayed

Henry Herald 11 Apr 2021
NASA's Ingenuity helicopter, originally scheduled to fly on Mars Sunday, is now set to take off no earlier than April 14, according to the agency. The helicopter returned data to mission teams on Earth late Friday evening that caused NASA to reschedule the first flight.