Nasa’s seven minutes of terror

Jet Propulsion Laboratory has created a five-minute film called Seven Minutes of Terror to build up excitement for August’s landing of the $2.5bn rover, Curiosity, on Mars. Four mission engineers speak with remarkable clarity about the challenge to land in exactly the right place after a descent through the thin Martian atmosphere. Let’s see what happens on the 05th August, will the mission be a success..?

It’s simply amazing …

From: Gudrun Schindler We recommend watching this video at FULL SCREEN (1080p), with audio on. The night sky of Namibia is … More