In naming Naderi to run all solar system exploration, Charles Elachi, the head of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory
(JPL), said, "Our current challenge is to make planetary missions more innovative, less expensive and yet do great science.
According to the Jet Propulsion Laboratory
, the Mars Science Laboratory will be twice as long and three times as heavy as Spirit and Opportunity.
The Jet Propulsion Laboratory
, managed by the California Institute of Technology, is NASA's lead center for robotic exploration of the solar system.
The researchers hope their array, which is completely self-contained on a single silicon chip and weighs just 0.05 g, will be chosen by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
, Pasadena, Calif.
is a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
in Pasadena, California.
Willis, an oceanographer now at NASA'S Jet Propulsion Laboratory
in Pasadena, Calif.
When it finally settled and transmitted its first strong, steady radio signals home, the scientists at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
in Pasadena, California, burst into cheers.
NIST scientists in Boulder, in collaboration with he Jet Propulsion Laboratory
(JPL), have developed an improved modulation method for laser-cooled atomic clocks, providing for a high level of immunity to vibrations and substantial reduction of a number of systematic frequency shifts that can affect these clocks.
That's how scientists at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory
in Pasadena, California, describe the launch of Mars Global Surveyor into Martian orbit.
LOS ANGELES (CyHAN)- In this episode of NASA Now, Tracy Drain, a Juno systems engineer from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
in Pasadena, Calif., discusses the Juno spacecraft and what scientists hope to learn when it reaches Jupiter.
Scientists aren't sure why the Great Red Spot is red, notes planetary scientist Glenn Orton of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
in Pasadena, Calif.
Scientists had believed that new stars form inside clouds of gas and dust, explains Thomas Kuiper, an astrophysicist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory