I thought that custodial services for mission operations centers was an essential function. Apparently, not…
“Reverse the polarity of the neutrino flow!”
I think it lacks the key quality of a “space station”, like actually being in space. What’s wrong with calling it a ground station?
NASA’s Curiosity rover is an expert at taking selfies on Mars, and this latest photo was snapped January 15 at the Rock Hall drill site. It’s actually 57 separate images stitched together to show another working day on the red planet. After six years of working and driving around, the rover is looking pretty dusty and dirty, but it’s still plugging away and doing science (also tweeting and ‘graming!) from 100 million miles away.NASA/
… aaand it’s gone.