Daily alternative news articles at the News Desk for GrahamHancock.com. Featuring alternative history, science, archaeology, ancient egypt, paranormal & supernatural, environment, and much more. Check in daily for updates!
To sign up to the Graham Hancock newsletter mailing list, please click here.
September 24 2013
A UK team is developing its idea for a Mars "hopper" - a robot that can bound across the surface of the Red Planet.
At the moment, landing missions use wheels to move around, but their progress can be stymied by sand-traps, steep slopes and boulder fields.
A hopper would simply leap across these obstacles to the next safest, flat surface.
The research group is led from Leicester University and the Astrium space company.
[Follow article link...
Back to Previous...
Go to News Desk...
Enjoy the newsdesk? Please tell others about it:
Add Graham via his official Twitter, Google+ and facebook pages.
Dedicated Servers and Cloud Servers by Gigenet.
Invert Colour Scheme / Default