March 09, 2016 2:22 pm
Before NASA uses its new inflatable technology for slowing spacecraft that are entering the atmospheres of other planets, it will first need to be packed into the tight confines of a rocket.
August 13, 2012 7:54 pm
The software for Mars surface operations was uploaded to the rover's memory during the Mars Science Laboratory.
August 11, 2012 12:35 pm
Its previous flight-control software was tailored for the complex tasks of atmospheric entry.
June 01, 2011 11:44 am
Flight was shuttle Endeavour's final mission; Endeavour returned from 16-day mission at space station.