#Rover

Japan’s moon rover is a … Toyota?

6 days ago — 1 min read

The Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has revealed it is teaming up with car maker Toyota to create the pressurized vehicle needed to transport two astronauts across 10,000 kilometres of...

Nasa confirms Opportunity mission is at an end

1 month ago — 1.5 min read

Yesterday (Wednesday 13th February 2019) Nasa officially declared that the 15-year mission of the Mars Opportunity rover is over. Opportunity's first self-portrait on Mars Opportunity, also known as MER-B (Mars...

NASA’s Open Source build-it-yourself Rover web project is a masterpiece

7 months ago — 1 min read

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory is always looking to inspire the next generation of scientists, engineers, and roboticists. Their new Open Source build-it-yourself Rover web project succeeds in doing just that....

Want to name the next Mars Rover?

8 months ago — 1 min read

The ESA's 2020 ExoMars rover is due to land on Mars in the spring of 2021. The UK Space Agency wants you to name it. An existing rover - 'Bruno'...

Must Watch – NASA Curiosity rover’s 5-year time-lapse

2 years ago — 0.5 min read

To celebrate Curiosity's 5-year anniversary, NASA released amazing time-lapse footage that spans Curiosity's time on Mars, so far.