Nasa Maps Sand Dunes on Mars

A new image from Nasa’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows a resistant and highly fractured surface among sand dunes on the red planet. The High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera aboard Nasa’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter often takes images of Martian sand dunes to study the mobile soils. These images provide information about erosion and movementRead More

Nasa, Israel Ink Space Cooperation Agreement

Nasa and the Israel Space Agency signed an agreement Tuesday to expand cooperation in civil space activities, the Israeli government said. The deal was signed by Nasa administrator Charles Bolden and ISA director Menachem Kidron on the sidelines of the International Astronautical Congress in Jerusalem. Bolden said the agreement would enable the US space agencyRead More