Bethany Ehlmann – Early Mars: A View from Rovers and Orbiters

NASA Ames 2016 Summer Series. Water signatures include geological changes and life. Surface and orbital interplanetary robotic missions are critical

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We Are Ames

Ames Research Center, one of NASA’s ten field Centers, is located in the heart of California’s Silicon Valley. For 75

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Kenneth Cheung – Building Blocks for Aerostructures

NASA Ames 2016 Summer Series. Strong, ultra-lightweight materials are expected to play a key role in the design of future

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In Hawaii, NASA Researchers Practice Doing Science On Mars

Researchers from NASA Ames Research Center and the University of Hawaii, Hilo, spent 18 days simulating science activities on the

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Terry Fong – Planetary Exploration Reinvented

NASA Ames 2016 Summer Series. The allure of deep space drives humanity’s curiosity to further explore the universe, but the

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Alan Stern – The Exploration of Pluto by New Horizons

NASA Ames 2016 Summer Series. Interplanetary exploration is essential for the long-term survival of our species. Robotic space exploration allows

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Charles Bolden – Exploration and the Journey to Mars

NASA Ames 2016 Summer Series. NASA Administrator Charles Bolden discusses his thoughts on NASA, exploration, leadership, diversity, and the Journey

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Jin-Woo Han – Vacuum Electronics in an Nanometer Era

NASA Ames 2016 Summer Series. Modern space vehicles rely on transistors. Radiation tolerance of space electronics is critical for space

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NASA Ames Research Center: 2016 Year In Review

2016 presented the opportunity for NASA’s Ames Research Center to meet its challenges and opportunities head on. Projects ranged from

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Vytas SunSpiral – SUPERball: A Biologically Inspired Robot for Planetary Exploration

NASA Ames 2016 Summer Series. Nature is a major source of inspiration for robotics and aerospace engineering, giving rise to

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