2017011 NASA BASALT

NASA: BASALT (Biologic Analog Simulation Associated with Lava Terrains) The goal of BASALT is to prepare for the human exploration of Mars by studying how humans and robots can perform science explorations in volcanic terrains. Key to this project is the high-fidelity scientific exploration and characterization of the physical and biological aspects of lava flows in Hawaii and Idaho and how humans can use a … Continue reading 2017011 NASA BASALT

The Evolution and a Tour of the Moon

Tour of the Moon is a concatenation of two separate videos. I thought it would be more informative to merge the two related videos back to back. From year to year, the moon never seems to change. Craters and other formations appear to be permanent now, but the moon didn’t always look like this. Thanks to NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, we now have a better … Continue reading The Evolution and a Tour of the Moon