Tag: space

Cloud Lends Power to Next Generation Martian Missions

Oct 29, 2012 |

Martian rover Curiosity successfully performed an on-site validation of an application essential to the next generation of Martian missions. Cloud computing, specifically Amazon Web Services, played an important role.

Russia Seeks Rocket Simulation System

Oct 6, 2011 |

Officials from Russia’s space agency are prospecting for a new hybrid system to power rocket research.

Advanced Visualization Lab Turns Science into Cinema

Jan 25, 2011 |

NCSA’s Advanced Visualization Lab transforms the mysteries of the cosmos into eye-popping cinema.