Dan Crowley of the Shoalhaven Astronomical Society believes NASA’s work on Mars has increased interest in Astronomy and that we could even see a renewed ‘Space Race’ to get a man on Mars as was seen in the 60’s to get a man on the moon.
The Pros and Cons of the Exploration of Mars [Audio] Australian Broadcasting Company
Canberra to assist second Mars landing Australian Broadcasting Company
The Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex (CDSCC) will play a vital role as NASA’s second mars rover lands on the surface of the planet on Sunday afternoon.
An astronaut’s new best friend Australian Broadcasting Company
NASA scientists are working on a ball shaped robot that will float alongside astronauts in space, acting as personal assistants.