Tag: rovers

156 Can I borrow a lunar rover? 2013-09-23T10:42:48.647

47 Curiosity: Why did they "reinvent the wheel" instead of using pressure tires? 2013-12-21T13:16:11.627

38 Why aren't we sending quadcopters to mars? 2016-11-28T20:03:18.017

36 Wheels vs. tracks for rovers 2013-07-23T13:09:01.083

32 About how long will Curiosity last on its nuclear power? 2013-07-17T01:09:22.740

31 Have any of the rovers ever recorded a solar eclipse on Mars? 2015-09-30T15:45:18.927

27 Who took the Curiosity rover's self-portrait photo from the surface of Mars? 2013-10-01T04:09:49.070

27 Why are there so few lunar rovers? 2015-10-22T01:46:35.973

27 Planetary rovers - six wheels vs four? 2016-09-19T04:19:04.247

26 What happens to defunct lunar and Mars rovers? What technological barriers prevent humanity from creating a perpetual rover? 2013-08-02T19:40:15.040

24 Can either Opportunity or Curiosity explore the state of Spirit? 2015-02-10T00:10:34.453

22 Why hasn't NASA planted a stationary lab on Mars yet? 2014-04-22T16:52:07.590

20 Why do the Mars rovers move so cautiously? 2013-08-16T06:03:00.410

17 What inspired the circular panels on the Phoenix Lander and InSight rover? 2018-01-24T10:09:24.760

16 How do you 'make oxygen' on Mars? 2014-08-01T14:02:59.877

16 How did astronauts navigate the Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) over the surface of the Moon? 2015-12-22T15:52:33.833

15 What problems led to the use of the Sky Crane system used by Curiosity? 2013-07-17T02:09:37.570

15 What are the black and white circular patterns on the Curiosity rover? 2013-12-02T02:34:14.960

14 Are data we get from surface rovers accurate? 2013-07-30T11:23:50.413

14 How did the spirit rover land right way up after bouncing 2016-05-14T11:21:48.207

14 a "speedy" lunar rover? 2017-01-26T09:59:17.217

13 How does NASA keep radiation from frying rovers? 2013-07-16T21:03:09.730

13 Can the satellites in Martian orbit be put to use providing a rudimentary GPS system on Mars? 2014-09-29T19:26:59.353

12 Does NASA have any plans for future Mars rovers after Curiosity? 2013-07-31T15:28:02.760

12 Were the Lunokhod Lunar rovers remote controlled in real time? 2014-07-15T17:39:15.227

11 How does the Curiosity rover survive dust storms on Mars? 2013-09-26T11:45:17.157

11 Why are Curiosity's wheels aluminum rather than titanium? 2014-02-04T23:28:55.120

11 How much can the Mars rover Curiosity do autonomously, after four years of operation? 2016-09-15T08:24:27.070

11 What was the solution to the half-amp the heater on Opportunity was drawing? 2017-12-18T20:59:52.883

10 The upcoming landing of Chang'e 3 on the Moon - Is there detailed information about it anywhere? 2013-07-18T20:43:42.007

10 Can the rovers on Mars see the comet flyby? 2013-09-27T07:19:32.387

10 What risk management options are available for Mars orbiters and rovers to mitigate threat of impacting with Siding Spring cometary debris? 2013-12-11T20:23:06.610

10 Who decides where Curiosity goes? 2015-05-30T13:25:18.920

9 Did Curiosity rover communicate to the ground station during its descent phase? 2013-08-18T13:39:14.300

9 Could electricity propel Curiosity on Venus? 2013-12-04T16:41:20.153

9 What's the record for the longest time a deep space craft has functioned without a reboot? 2017-12-15T04:13:22.640

8 How do rovers brake/decelerate? 2013-11-07T01:23:35.630

8 How will the NASA 2020 Mars rover's instrumentation differ from Curiosity? 2014-02-03T16:58:54.907

8 Curiosity wheel damage 2015-02-01T04:56:59.913

8 How will the Falcon 9 carry the lunar xprize rovers to the moon? 2015-03-21T10:43:31.337

8 How could a fast powerful rover on Mars be powered electrically? 2015-10-04T12:49:54.890

8 With the correct antenna and transmitter, could the Sojourner rover be reactivated? 2017-01-25T00:09:28.950

7 Have there been any recent lunar rovers? 2013-08-06T18:50:51.130

7 Could Curiosity be used as a transportation device by future Mars explorers? 2013-10-24T18:32:59.600

7 What does the Yutu rover need to do to prepare for night? 2014-01-27T14:06:02.913

7 Titan rover survival challenges 2014-10-29T14:32:19.603

7 Why should the Mars 2020 rover drop drilled cores along its route to be picked up later? 2015-09-26T12:35:07.670

7 Does new technology make it advantageous to have walking rovers? 2016-08-01T23:10:06.447

7 How will the ExoMARS Rover keep it's solar panels dust-free and collecting maximum power? 2016-09-18T06:16:10.060

7 Does the Curiosity rover really have a chance of driving to the top of Mt. Sharp? 2017-09-02T18:38:30.950

7 Are these experimental stoichiometric NiTi wire mesh wheels made from "memory alloy"? Need to run at certain temperature? 2017-11-20T14:35:33.823

6 How long might the Curiosity Mars rover last, and what would be the most likely cause to end its mission capability? 2014-04-13T19:30:59.793

6 Can a lander on an airless body BE a rover? 2016-02-25T18:14:33.890

6 Why is Curiosity so light compared to Opportunity? 2016-05-12T23:15:16.333

5 What can an astronaut do better than the Curiosity rover? 2013-09-17T07:37:00.207

5 Disc mounted on lunar rover? 2015-10-05T18:43:43.467

5 What happens to spare rovers? 2016-07-27T21:17:41.430

5 Which images were used primarily for navigation algorithms on the Spirit rover? 2016-08-18T15:18:58.813

5 Is there any chance Mars-3's Prop-M rover deployed automatically and "roved"? 2017-05-30T06:39:47.217

4 Could the Mars One rovers be used to carry personnel? 2013-11-20T19:27:41.390

4 How large are the Curiosity rover's FPGAs which enable "dream mode"? 2015-02-28T02:40:34.443

4 The types of motors used on the Martian rovers? 2015-12-15T02:41:42.900

4 Are there "rover-friendly region maps" for Mars? What about the Moon? 2016-08-07T16:04:43.020

4 Will the ExoMars rover offer some unique science capability? 2016-11-28T11:00:22.473

4 Which robotic spacecrafts have autonomous operation capabilities? 2016-12-10T20:51:18.873

4 Since the Prob-M Mars Rovers had a motor for locomotion, why not use wheels? 2017-05-29T16:44:02.063

4 Reasons why the Lunar Rover DID NOT become "a jumble of loosely assembled broken parts on Launch"? 2018-01-10T19:24:37.373

3 Download all Curiosity photos? 2014-02-27T06:41:27.673

3 Would it be practical to use a rover with a cable to a power and communication station? 2014-12-17T16:29:07.347

3 Who discovered "Egg Rock"? The Curiosity rover or people? 2018-01-28T06:45:33.847

2 Is vibration useful in shaking off Mars dust? 2014-01-25T06:28:21.403

2 Methane internal combustion engines for rovers on Mars and Moon. Feasibility? 2014-03-16T15:42:43.300

2 Next lander/rover mission 2014-11-19T19:37:11.697

2 Would the MSL rover copy work on the Moon? 2014-12-09T16:16:00.990

2 Are there currently any plans for a Venus lander? 2015-11-04T10:19:35.117

2 When was stereoscopic photography first used intentionally on solar system body? 2017-04-29T13:39:27.303

2 Which rover didn't have wheels? 2017-05-29T15:01:16.337

2 Would the lunar rovers work (again) today? What would be needed? 2017-09-25T13:32:57.410

1 How can a hedgehog rover be used to explore an asteroid, wouldnt it just fly away? 2015-12-07T07:37:17.650

1 How are composite materials used in satellites and rovers? 2016-05-10T21:53:35.563

1 Why don't signals from rovers on Mars get lost on the long trip to Earth? 2017-01-15T08:25:42.013

1 Are there "rover-friendly region maps" for the Moon? 2017-01-27T16:49:36.703

1 Segways on the Moon? 2018-01-24T08:09:35.080

1 Why doesn't the perchlorate on Mars' surface oxidize metallic meteorites? 2018-01-28T06:57:52.077

0 How would ESA's ExoMars rover use it's wide-angle panoramic cameras to recognize water-rich minerals? 2017-03-29T14:16:09.887

0 Microscopes in space? 2018-03-02T11:38:25.487

-3 Is there night photos from rovers of Mars? Specially sky of Mars with two moons 2013-07-23T10:29:07.390