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NASA Flying Saucer LDSD

Supersonic Flying Saucer To Rocket Over Pacific To Test Landing Craft For Alien Planets

The flying saucer shapes of science fiction could actually prove to be the most efficient way to enter an extraterrestrial planet’s atmosphere, and on June 2nd, NASA plans to test that exact shape in a supersonic flight high over the U.S. Navy’s Pacific Missile Range Facility in Kauai.

05/15/2014

NASA JPL Celebrates Mars Landing

NASA Ames Scientist Optimistic That Rover Will Find Martian Life, ‘Second Genesis’

Now that the robotic explorer Curiosity has landed on Mars, exicted scientists from the NASA Ames research facility at Moffett Field are optimistic about finding Martians or other life forms on the red planet.

08/06/2012

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