View Full Version : Desert RATS Begin Simulated Asteroid Mission Today

2012-Aug-20, 02:40 PM
Caption: Artist’s Concept, Space Exploration Vehicle Use Comparison. Credit: NASA Conspiracy theories abound that the Apollo landings all took place on a film set in California, but today NASA’s Desert RATS team begins a mission to asteroid Itokawa. They will land, rove and even undertake spacewalks, without ever stepping foot out of their home base [...]

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