Laser communications modem being developed for NASA’s Orion spacecraft

Tomasz Nowakowski November 12th, 2018 An artist’s rendering of NASA’s Orion spacecraft in lunar orbit. The spacecraft may have a laser communications system put in for its first crewed flight within the 2020s. Picture Credit score: NASA. A brand new optical modem able to sending high-definition video at significantly-greater charges …

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Maestros of Mars: Rover Imagery Used for Sunrise Soundscape

Alternative views dawn on Mars.Credit score: NASA/JPL   NASA’s Alternative Mars rover has been silent, maybe briefly, following a dust-up with the Purple Planet. However researchers have created the soundtrack of the 5,000th Mars dawn captured by Alternative utilizing “knowledge sonification” methods to create a two-minute piece of music. Pixel …

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