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NASA says its Ingenuity Mars helicopter sent a positive status update. As it prepares for the flight, the agency is thinking about future crewed flights to the Red Planet.

NASA said it received a positive first status update from its Ingenuity Mars Helicopter. Simi liar flying robots “might be part of future robotic and human missions to Mars,” NASA said. When Ingenuity takes off, it will be an event like the Wright brothers flying on Earth, NASA said. Visit […]
NASA says its Ingenuity Mars helicopter sent a positive status update. As it prepares for the flight, the agency is thinking about future crewed flights to the Red Planet.
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SpaceX wants to impose its ‘own legal regime’ on Mars for human settlements. A space law expert says that’s dubious, but Earth should take it seriously anyway.

Elon Musk wants to build a settlement on Mars using Starship, a new fully reusable rocket system that SpaceX is developing to carry 100 people per flight. SpaceX’s general counsel recently said he’s drafting “a constitution for Mars” and that the company may impose its “own legal regime” on the […]
SpaceX wants to impose its ‘own legal regime’ on Mars for human settlements. A space law expert says that’s dubious, but Earth should take it seriously anyway.
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Mars Wrigley warehouse workers say they’re getting yelled at for washing their hands and wiping down equipment amid an $8 billion boom for candy this Halloween

Workers at an Illinois distribution centre for candy maker Mars Wrigley have been demanding the company provide hazard pay and improve safety protocols during the COVID-19 pandemic. Mars Wrigley produces popular candies like Twix, Skittles, and M&M’s. Ahead of this Halloween, the National Confectioners Association reported a 25% increase in […]
Mars Wrigley warehouse workers say they’re getting yelled at for washing their hands and wiping down equipment amid an $8 billion boom for candy this Halloween
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NASA gave Nokia $14.1 million to build a 4G network on the moon

Telecom equipment supplier Nokia is building a 4G network on the moon to help astronauts control lunar rovers, navigate lunar geography in real time, and stream videos. NASA gave Nokia-owned Bell Labs a $US14.1 million grant for the project as part of its plans to establish a human presence on […]
NASA gave Nokia $14.1 million to build a 4G network on the moon
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NASA’s Mars rover is carrying a device that turns CO2 into oxygen, like a tree. It’s a crucial step toward future human missions.

NASA’s new Mars rover, which launched Thursday morning, carries a machine that will produce oxygen from carbon dioxide in Mars’ thin atmosphere. The experimental device, known as MOXIE, could help pave the way for human exploration of Mars. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover launched […]
NASA’s Mars rover is carrying a device that turns CO2 into oxygen, like a tree. It’s a crucial step toward future human missions.
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Why United States NASA, China, and UAE are all going to Mars at the same time

NASA just launched its Mars rover Perseverance, along with itsfirst interplanetary helicopter, perched atop an Atlas V5 rocket. But NASA wasn’t alone….In the past two weeks, space agencies from China and the United Arab Emirates also launched missions to Mars. These spacecraft will travel over 400 million kilometers before all […]
Why United States NASA, China, and UAE are all going to Mars at the same time