Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Retro Travel Posters Depict Future Where Space Travel Is Common-1

NASA’s retro travel posters depict a future where deep-space travel is commonplace

The brilliant minds at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory have recently released a series of retro travel posters of some of the most unlikely destinations in our solar system. Although fictional, these stunning illustrations envision a future where deep-space travel is quite commonplace, with trips to Jupiter, Saturn and other distant planets only a rocket ride…

Gecko-inspired adhesive-1

Gecko-inspired adhesive could be used to remove junk from outer space

Scientists at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, a NASA research center in Pasadena, California, are currently developing a powerful adhesive which, unlike duct tape, leaves no residue, and retains its stickiness even after multiple uses. Inspired by the remarkable technique employed by geckos to cling to walls and surfaces, the researchers have devised an incredibly innovative…

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