Billed As Better, Safer, Cheaper Alternative To Ares... But
NASA Won't Comment
NASA won't talk about it, and is doing their best to keep others
from doing so as well... but a proposed launch vehicle originally
devised after the Challenger disaster has recently attracted more
ears to listen to its possible benefits.
Will Monitor Weather, Climate Patterns To Better-Predict
Though overshadowed by NASA's groundbreaking announcement last
week the Mars Phoenix probe had unearthed evidence of ice on the
Red Planet, the space agency achieved another significant
accomplishment Friday -- and this one was a lot closer to home.