Tag Archives: NASA

China’s Space Program – Documentary

Aerospace Engineering presents this impressive documentary of China’s growth and development in the space program. China was independent and instrumental in their progression in moving into space. They deserve acknowledgement rather than any criticism for their work.

NASA’s Engines and Possible Speed of Light Propulsion

This educational HD video is about NASA’s new propulsion technology and the most advanced is known as the ion propulsion engine, which in theory would propel a spacecraft nearing the speed of light. Ion thrusters are being designed for a wide variety of missions – from keeping communications satellites in the proper position to propelling spacecraft throughout our solar system.

Space Shuttle STS-112 Atlantis Space Station Assembly ISS-9A S1 Truss 2002 NASA

STS-112 (ISS assembly flight 9A) was an 11-day space shuttle mission to the International Space Station (!SS) flown by Space Shuttle Atlantis.

NASA Releases Images from first-ever dive through Saturn’s Rings

NASA’s Cassini sent back stunning photos from its first-ever dive through Saturn’s rings. NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has once again blazed a trail, showing us new wonders and demonstrating where our curiosity can take us if we dare.

The John Glenn Story

The early life and professional career of American astronaut John Glenn. Several of the people who knew him "back when" in New Concord, Ohio take up a certain amount of time reminiscing on Glenn's boyhood and then segues into the astronaut's preparations for his space flight - three orbits around the Earth, and then home again. Included are interior shots aboard the Friendship Seven space capsule, and Glenn's comments as he works inside the capsule during this mission. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YpJFdudBNUw&t=1433s Read more [...]

Rare ‘Supermoon’ In Nov. 2016 – NASA’s Advice On How To Watch It | Video

Skywatchers will be able to gaze upon the biggest and brightest “supermoon” in almost 69 years starting Nov. 14th, 2016. Noah Petro, the deputy scientist for NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Mission spoke about how and when to view it. Learn more about the ‘Supermoon’. at https://goo.gl/CXhbbN.

EARTH FROM SPACE: Like You’ve Never Seen Before (1080p HD, 60fps)

This NASA video shows the Earth from space in various orbital paths.

The Path to Mars: Boeing Leading Charge in Deep Space Mission

NASA is setting its eyes on the exploration of Mars, an over two-year-long journey that will make history. Today’s children will be the first explorers of our neighboring planet with help from Boeing. The current development of Boeing’s advanced module technology will make possible a safe excursion for astronauts to Mars to discover ground humans have yet to see.Learn more about the path to Mars at http://www.boeing.com/innovation/

NASA to build NEW ADVANCED supersonic aircraft for faster travel

A new advanced supersonic aircraft is to be built by NASA.

 

[ISS] Launch of Inaugural Soyuz MS-01 with 3 New Crew Members