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Phoenix is too hot for planes to take off
High temperatures mean thin air, which makes getting airplanes off the ground tricky
DARPA Wants A Robotic Space Port
It'll be either a dull repair shop or one step toward conquering geosynchronous orbit
DARPA Video Shows Off Satellite-Scavenging Space Robot Tech
The Phoenix program is building a robot that can repurpose dead satellites into new ones in space.
DARPA’s Satellite-Recycling Program is Looking For the Perfect Orbiting Sat to Dismantle
In late 2011, DARPA announced its intention to create an on-orbit capability to harvest dead satellites and recycle their parts...
NASA Pronounces Phoenix Mars Lander Officially Dead
In late 2008, NASA’s Phoenix lander dropped into deep hibernation at the onset of Martian winter, concluding a successful and...
Is There Ice On Mars? Apparently So
The Phoenix Lander has uncovered what it was sent to look for -- water ice! NASA's follow-up mission hopes to uncover a team of little green hockey players
NASA Loves Mars Phoenix Lander More Than Spirit, Opportunity Rovers
Martian rovers pushed aside to allow massive data transfer from polar lander