UH Team Awarded $500k by NASA to Develop CubeSats for Students

UH Team Awarded $500k by NASA to Develop CubeSats for Students

Above: CubeSats, a class of nanosatellites, use a standardized size and form factor. They were developed as a cost-effective platform for education and space exploration. Image courtesy of NASA. A team at University of Hawaii at Mānoa will receive $500,000 from NASA...
Planetary LEGO Blocks Take Shape

Planetary LEGO Blocks Take Shape

These LEGO blocks are not the familiar plastics bricks you may have pieced together as a kid or given to your children to play with. In fact, these blocks could one day form the foundations of habitats and infrastructure supporting astronauts on places like Mars, the...