Part of the interior of NASA's 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft. Photo Credit: Julian Leek / Blue Sawtooth
Earlier today journalists were invited to tour NASA’s 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, or SCA. The modified jumbo jet, designated N905NA, arrived in Florida yesterday, and will ferry space shuttle Discovery from Kennedy Space Center to her new […]
Endeavour departs Kennedy Space Center for the final time in this image captured by Zero-G News photographer Mike Killian.
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Chasma Boreale and North Polar Ice Cap of Mars
Mars has bright polar caps of ice that are easily visible from telescopes on Earth. A seasonal cover of carbon-dioxide ice and snow is observed to advance and retreat over the poles during the Martian year. Scientists using radar data have found a record of the most recent Martian ice age recorded in the north polar ice cap. Read More