Daily Archives: July 18, 2011

NASA Dawn Spacecraft Returns Close-Up Image of Vesta

Latest Image of Vesta captured by Dawn on July 17, 2011

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has returned the first close-up image after beginning its orbit around the giant asteroid Vesta.

NASA to Announce Landing Site for New Mars Rover

Curiosity - The Next Mars Rover

NASA and the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum will host a news conference 10 a.m. EDT, Friday, July 22 to announce the selected landing site for the next Mars rover.