NASA reports that the solar powered robot GROVER has completed a stage of field trials in Greenland where it was analyzing layers of snow and ice.
With the goal of improving the environmental quality of the site, NASA’s Sustainability Base may be one of the greenest government buildings in the country.
NASA releases an image of the next-gen solar-electric ion propulsion thruster that could be used later this decade to help protect Earth from asteroids.
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NASA plans to test a remote control robot, nicknamed GROVER, to study the layers of snow and ice that comprise the massive Greenland ice sheet.
LAUNCH imagines a textiles industry that drives human prosperity and replenishes the planet’s resources, rather than depleting them.
NASA commissioned the X-48C in order to develop more environmentally-friendly aircrafts of the future. Now the tests are done, the unmanned plane is being retired.
NASA is running tests to see if jet fuels that include biofuel from camelina plants will impact contrail formation and decrease aviation’s environmental impact.
A former NASA scientist is helping Colorado weed growers use hydroponics to maximize their yield.
Climate Central reports on how NASA is set to launch into orbit around Earth shortly Landsat 8, which will be the space agency’s latest planet observing satellite.