NASA Begins Testing Robotics to Bring First Samples Back From Mars


Read article: NASA Begins Testing Robotics to Bring First Samples Back From Mars

Engineers are developing the crucial hardware needed for a series of daring space missions that will be carried out in the coming decade.


Related Articles

Ellen Ochoa: The First Latina Astronaut to Go into Space

In 1993, Ellen Ochoa became the first Latino person in space. She logged nearly 1,000 hours in orbit across four space missions, studying the Earth’s ozone layer. She would later become the NASA Johnson Space Center’s first Latina director and only its second female director. “At the time, it was really a personal thing,” Ochoa …
The post Ellen Ochoa: The First Latina Astronaut to Go into Space appeared first on Salud America.

Report: The Deadliest Cities for People Walking Are Now Even More Dangerous

Although driving declined in 2020, U.S. pedestrian deaths increased, especially among Latinos and other people of color, according to the latest Dangerous by Design report from Smart Growth America and the National Complete Streets Coalition. Pedestrian deaths have risen each year since 2009 – up 62% overall since then. Why? Roads in America are designed …
The post Report: The Deadliest Cities for People Walking Are Now Even More Dangerous appeared first on Salud America.

Regulating Autonomous Vehicles Must Address Safety for Everyone, Total Emissions

Pedestrian fatalities have increased 50% since 2009. Autonomous vehicles—those driven by automated driving systems rather than a human—are often suggested as a solution by politicians, planners, even some safety advocates. But with our nation’s struggle to regulate the automobile industry and failure to protect people walking, many worry about the decades-long shift to autonomous vehicles …
The post Regulating Autonomous Vehicles Must Address Safety for Everyone, Total Emissions appeared first on Salud America.

Responses