Kayak on Titan? Soar past exoplanets? Epic new NASA video envisions future space travel

A new NASA video advertises a suite of the agency’s real-life missions as previewing an “Exoplanet Travel Bureau” of the future. The one-minute short on YouTube, released Oct. 19, reimagines a set of exploration posters released by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in 2015 and in 2016 as animated futuristic mini-adventures. (The posters themselves were inspired … Read more

Rivers On Saturn’s Moon Titan Could Help NASA Determine Whether Moon Is Ripe To Host Life

The rivers and tributaries on Saturn’s moon Titan could help NASA‘s upcoming mission to the celestial satellite learn more about its geology and whether it’s capable of supporting life, a new study suggests. Astronomers, led by those at Cornell University, looked at Titan’s map of rivers and tributaries and determined that the shapes of the … Read more

Kratos Defense & Security : Delivers First Order to Northrop Grumman for U.S. Army’s Tactical Intelligence Targeting Access Node (TITAN) Prototype Program

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today they have successfully delivered the first set of products to support the U.S. Army Tactical Intelligence Targeting Access Node (TITAN) space-ground system prototype, which is being developed by Northrop Grumman. The … Read more

Kratos Delivers First Order to Northrop Grumman for U.S. Army’s TITAN Prototype Program – SatNews

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: KTOS) has successfully delivered the first set of products to support the U.S. Army Tactical Intelligence Targeting Access Node (TITAN) space-ground system prototype, which is being developed by Northrop Grumman. Photo is courtesy of the U.S.Army. The purpose of the TITAN system will be to provide near-real time … Read more

Kratos Delivers First Order to Northrop Grumman for U.S. Army’s Tactical Intelligence Targeting Access Node (TITAN) Prototype Program

Kratos’ OpenSpace products will provide virtualized processing to support the TITAN space-ground system SAN DIEGO, Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today they have successfully delivered the first set of products to support the U.S. Army Tactical Intelligence Targeting Access … Read more

Yale researchers discover potential key for space travel on Mars and Titan

The ability to predict the weather on planets, such as Mars, and on Saturn’s moon Titan could help ensure the safety of space missions, both manned and unmanned. Elizabeth Watson 10:57 pm, Sep 06, 2021 Contributing Reporter Creative Commons A recent Yale study conducted by two members of the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences … Read more

Life On Titan? NASA Dragonfly Spacecraft Will Visit Saturn Moon In Hunt For Life

Titan, Saturn’s largest moon, could be home to alien life. With its upcoming Dragonfly mission in the 2030s, that’s exactly what NASA is looking for. NASA has provided greater detail on its upcoming Dragonfly mission, confirming that it plans to hunt for signs of life on Saturn’s Titan moon. Ever since humans first began looking towards … Read more

Dragonfly mission to Titan announces big science goals

Illustration of Dragonfly mission concept of entry, descent, landing, surface operations,and flight at Titan.   Credit: Johns Hopkins/APL Among our solar system’s many moons, Saturn’s Titan stands out—it’s the only moon with a substantial atmosphere and liquid on the surface. It even has a weather system like Earth’s, though it rains methane instead of water. … Read more

NASA’s Dragonfly Mission to Saturn’s Moon Titan Announces Big Science Goals

Illustration of Dragonfly mission concept of entry, descent, landing, surface operations,and flight at Titan. Credit: NASA Among our solar system’s many moons, Saturn’s Titan stands out – it’s the only moon with a substantial atmosphere and liquid on the surface. It even has a weather system like Earth’s, though it rains methane instead of water. … Read more