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The 5 Biggest Tech Failures on Mars

The 5 Biggest Tech Failures on Mars

Space fans all over the world breathed a sigh of relief on Friday when NASA’s Perseverance rover reached the surface of Mars safely. Humanity’s recent spate of bad luck aside, Mars is famous for ending missions before they even begin, with its inhospitable climate and the whole being-225-million-kilometres-away thing. Though…

Space Station Crew Safe After Oxygen Supply System Failure

Space Station Crew Safe After Oxygen Supply System Failure

Crew members aboard the International Space Station are dealing with a failed oxygen supply generator located within a Russian module. Thankfully, the astronauts and cosmonauts are not in danger, but this is now the second recent glitch involving a Russian component, which might be cause for concern.