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How NASA plans to protect Mars crew from space radiation

Washington, Oct 14, While it’s true that space radiation is one of the biggest challenges for a human journey to Mars, NASA said it is developing technologies and countermeasures to ensure a safe and successful journey to the red planet. “Some people think that radiation will keep NASA from sending people to Mars, but that’s

NASA astronaut to step into expandable space habitat on Monday

Washington: NASA astronaut Jeff Williams on Monday will enter the first human-rated expandable habitat deployed in space, a technology that could prove beneficial for deep space exploration and commercial low-Earth orbit applications, the US space agency said. Williams and the NASA and Bigelow Aerospace teams working at Mission Control Center at NASA’s Johnson Space Center