The International Space Station received another SpaceX shipment Tuesday containing the first 3D printer eThe International Space Station has received an important supply shipment from a SpaceX cargo ship, this one containing the first 3D printer ever launched into orbit.
It has been almost a year since NASA’s Maven spacecraft was sent into space for a celestial rendezvous with Mars.
Sunday evening the craft entered the red planet’s orbit for an unprecedented study of its atmosphere.
The Maven spacecraft arrived at the red planet late Sunday night after a 442 million-mile journey that began nearly a year ago.
A SpaceX cargo ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Sunday, carrying the first 3-D printer for astronauts in orbit.
After ten months in space and 442 million miles, NASA’s Maven spacecraft is on track to reach the red planet late Sunday night.
Astronauts in the International Space Station are getting something new and it prints in 3-D.
Mars is getting another visitor soon.
NASA chose Boeing and SpaceX to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station within the next few years.
After almost six months in outer space, three space station astronauts have made it back home to Earth safely.
NASA’S next generation of spacecraft is almost ready to begin its out of the world tests. The capsule, named Orion, is in the final stages of being prepped for its first mission a little less than three months from now.