News tagged with space vehicles

What are CubeSats?

One of the defining characteristics of the modern era of space exploration is the open nature of it. In the past, space was a frontier that was accessible only to two federal space agencies โ€“ NASA and the Soviet space program. ...

dateOct 03, 2016 in Space Exploration
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Drones give scientists a new self-service approach

Earth and environmental scientists have often had to rely on piloted aircraft and satellites to collect remote sensing data, platforms that have traditionally been controlled by large research organizations or regulatory ...

dateFeb 12, 2016 in Engineering
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