Thursday, September 24th, 2020
Home » Tag Archives: NASA

Tag Archives: NASA

Elon Musk Announces Intention To Launch Rockets From Ocean Spaceports

Ocean rocket launch platform

PortandTemrinal.com, August 24, 2020 LOS ANGELES – SpaceX boss Elon Musk revealed, or to be more accurate – reaffirmed, today that his intention long term is to have the Starship/Super Heavy rockets launch from ocean spaceports. Musk made the announcement on Twitter in response to the news that Russia says it will restore the Sea Launch cosmodrome. Russia’s announcement was …

Read More »

What were the news headlines when NASA’s astronauts left Earth pre COVID-19?

3 astronauts in uniform in the ISS

PortandTerminal.com, April 17, 2020 Two NASA astronauts and a Russian cosmonaut on Friday made a safe return from the International Space Station (ISS) to find the planet transformed by the coronavirus pandemic. NUR-SULTAN, KAZAKHSTAN – Andrew Morgan, Jessica Meir and Oleg Skripochka touched down in central Kazakhstan at 0516 GMT in the first returning mission since the World Health Organization …

Read More »

NASA robot tested in Antarctic waters for mission to Europa seeking life

PortandTerminal.com, November 24, 2019 An icy ocean world in our solar system that could tell us more about the potential for life on other worlds is coming into focus with confirmation of the Europa Clipper  mission’s next phase. KINGSTON, TASMANIA – The Australian Antarctic Program is working with NASA this summer to test an under-ice robot which may eventually be used …

Read More »