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NASA’s New Mars Rover Has Some Fun Easter Eggs

NASA’s New Mars Rover Has Some Fun Easter Eggs

One of the few non-shitty things to happen in the recently-deceased (see you in hell) year 2020 was that the next generation of Mars rover, Perseverance, was launched, and is currently on its way to the Red Planet, where it will land on February 18. If my local CVS feels…

Japan Wants To Send Wooden Satellites Into Space

Japan Wants To Send Wooden Satellites Into Space

When humans started flinging things into space, we didn’t really think about the impact it would have down the road, which means that, right now, there’s a whole lot of metal junk floating around in the ether. So, one Japanese company and Kyoto University have come up with a solution:…