NASA’s spacecraft OSIRIS-Rex (the long-winded name is Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security, Regolith Explorer) is on its way back after collecting samples from an asteroid!
Was it just a hoax filmed by Stanley Kubrick in Hollywood or did NASA really send men to the moon?
Did Neil Armstrong become a Muslim?
One small step for a man, a giant push from the women behind him — How a group of unsung women heroes helped NASA achieve its goal of putting a man on the moon.
(Published in Dunya Blogs)
Cassini will reach its end this year and Juno, the next. But the Voyagers, undoubtedly our greatest space mission, will continue their journey towards deep space. They have given us many moments of amazement. Perhaps the greatest one was when Voyager 2 turned its camera back towards the Earth to capture the entire Solar System, where Earth can be seen as a single pixel pale blue dot. Just a dot – in the entirety of the universe.
Humans now have spacecraft orbiting Venus, Earth, the Moon, Mars, Ceres, Jupiter and Saturn.