Tag : orbiter

The Path Of ‘The Martian’ Recreated Using Real Mars Orbiter Photos

3 years ago / 2 comments

This awesome video shows the areas of Mars that appeared in the movie ‘The Martian’ using actual Mars orbiter images. DLR used over 7300 stereo images collected by ESA’s Mars Express to recreate the …

What is the space shuttle carrier used for now?

8 years ago / 0 comments

As the space shuttle fades into the sunset, NASA’s Boeing 747 Shuttle Carrier is looking for a new job. Here’s the first time it has been used for carrying an aircraft other than NASA’s …