Shape memory alloy tires are developed at NASA's Glenn Research Center. The material can adapt to surfaces like martian sand and rock without damaging the tire.
Based on the principals of chainmail armor, NASA's "Superelastic" tires can withstand more deformation than any other non-pneumatic tire.
People in the business seem to prefer the term Vertical Take-Off and Landing craft (VTOLs)
"Secret airship"? And what is "Ltare"?
Pruitt's statement is at odds with scientific consensus.
Don't look for a production version anytime soon.
"Show me an autonomous system without a person in the loop, and I'll show you a system that is practically useless."
The first test flight happened in September.
This is what the car of 2020 will look like... on Mars.
General Motors and Swedish company Bioservo Technologies partnered to develop RoboGlove, the robotic power glove based on the NASA project Robonaut 2.
The RoboGlove will give people super-strength. Evildoers beware.
Nice stitching on the logo.
A priceless lunar rover prototype was sold for scrap in Alabama, but was rescued from the clutches of disaster at the last possible moment.
Since NASA's space-shuttle program ended four years ago, many of the hangars and buildings on the sprawling Kennedy Space Center launch site have gone unoccupied. Florida officials have a plan to change that.