NASA, which has not been able to carry astronauts with its own rockets to the International Space Station since 2011, will apparently be in need of Russian space vehicles for a while.
NASA, the world’s biggest name in the space research area, has not been able to send its astronauts out since the space shuttle program was canceled in 2011. For this reason, NASA is in need of Russia’s Soyuz rocket and Soyuz space capsule since 2011. At the same time, NASA pays $81 million to Russia for each astronaut. ¹ ² ³ The solution to this problem, which has led to great debates within the country, is now left to completely privately held companies. NASA, which does not have [...]
The Juno spacecraft, launched by NASA in 2011, and entering the orbit of Jupiter, the solar system’s largest planet in 2016, will not approach the gas giant Jupiter due to some glitches in its engine.¹ According to the NASA statement, some of the engines of the spacecraft failed to respond properly to commands sent from Earth and put $1.1 billion mission in danger. In order to avoid any financial loss, NASA has decided to stop Juno approaching the Jupiter.
Juno is now in the outer orbit of Jupiter and driving around the gas giant every 53.4 days. If NASA was decided to fire Juno’s engines once again and continue its mission, the spacecraft would get closer to [...]
Snapchat, the popular social media platform of recent times, is planning to IPO.
The opportunist investors, looking to take their piece of Snapchat before the IPO, accidentaly bought millions of dollars worth of Snap Interactive stocks, instead of Snapchat Inc.
Snap Interactive, mobile dating apps maker and owner of the companies like Paltalk and [...]
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV drones) are becoming increasingly talented and cheaper with the development of technology. The new report from international research firm Gartner also reveals this change; This vertical global market share is expected to reach $ 6 billion in 2017.
Unmanned aerial vehicle market volume, which will reach $ 6 billion with an increase of 34 percent according to Gartner’s report, will reach $ 11.2 billion by 2020. The number of vehicles to be produced in 2017 will increase by 39 percent compared to 2016,
It is known that UAVs are used for personal and commercial purposes. Gartner also segregates these two verticals and predicts [...]