Tag Archives: Water

Ex-Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder And 8 Others Criminally Charged In Flint Water Crisis

The Michigan Attorney General’s Office Thursday announced criminal charges for eight former state officials, including the state’s former Gov. Rick Snyder, along with one current official, for their alleged roles in the Flint water crisis.

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Ice Mining in Lunar Permanently Shadowed Regions

Ice Mining in Lunar Permanently Shadowed Regions

The Colorado School of Mines has developed a system architecture for a lunar permanently shadowed region (PSR) mining operation to extract and process water ice into liquid oxygen/liquid hydrogen propellant. The availability of space-sourced propellants dramatically lowers the cost of space transportation beyond low Earth orbit, enabling the development of a robust commercial economy in cislunar space. A key component

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This is the Company NASA Wants to Deliver Its ‘Water-Hunting’ Robot to the Moon

This is the company NASA wants to deliver its 'water-hunting' robot to the Moon

SNN Editor comment: There’s a lot more up there than just water. Hopefully we’ll be hearing about it soon enough with further disclosure. The Pittsburgh-based company will receive $199.5 million under the new fixed-price contract , which tasks the company with building and testing a lander spacecraft that can ferry NASA’s robotic rover, VIPER, to the lunar surface. After the

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