Tag: space travel

First the Moon, Now Mars: A Look at Rocket Science in Reaching the Red Planet

First the Moon, Now Mars: A Look at Rocket Science in Reaching the Red Planet

Americans reached the moon 50 years ago – what do the next 50 years look like for space exploration and travel?

The End of A Planetary Road Trip

The End of A Planetary Road Trip

Recently, NASA’s JUNO spacecraft slowed down by 1,212 miles per hour in a carefully coordinated 35 minute maneuver. This slowdown is similar to you slamming on the brakes to stop your car on the highway in 2 seconds. Braking to the exact right speed allowed…