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06.07.15
NASA pushes back its latest flying saucer test
06.07.15

NASA pushes back its latest flying saucer test

NASA's not having an easy time testing the Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator that should eventual...

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08.09.14
Check out this HD footage of NASA's flying saucer in action
08.09.14

Check out this HD footage of NASA's flying saucer in action

We've been following NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) program for awhile now, and...

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06.30.14
The Big Picture: Recovering NASA's flying saucer
06.30.14

The Big Picture: Recovering NASA's flying saucer

Despite Independence Day being right around the corner, what you're seeing up above shouldn't get...

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06.04.14
NASA readies Mars 'flying saucer' for risky hypersonic flight test
06.04.14

NASA readies Mars 'flying saucer' for risky hypersonic flight test

The wispy atmosphere of Mars is 99 percent thinner than Earth's -- not great for slowing down spac...

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