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This Funky Little Thing Helps Hardware Survive Cold Nights on Alien Worlds
This Funky Little Thing Helps Hardware Survive Cold Nights on Alien Worlds

11 Jun 2022, 17:39 UTC / A little device called Nighttime Integrated Thermal and Electricity converts propellant into thermal and electric power to keep hardware running

 
Masten's Cutting-Edge System Could Help Robots Survive Freezing Lunar Nights
Masten's Cutting-Edge System Could Help Robots Survive Freezing Lunar Nights

28 Jan 2022, 18:23 UTC / Masten Space Systems has developed a heating system that could help landers and rovers survive the long, cold lunar nights

 
This Rocket Shoots Bouncy Cameras to Take Selfies of Landing on the Moon
This Rocket Shoots Bouncy Cameras to Take Selfies of Landing on the Moon

8 Dec 2021, 10:48 UTC / NASA, Masten Space Systems and Zandef Deksit test a detachable camera that could provide interesting POVs of landings on the Moon and Mars

 
Ceramic-Spitting Rocket Engines Could Make Instant Pads While Landing on the Moon
Ceramic-Spitting Rocket Engines Could Make Instant Pads While Landing on the Moon

2 Oct 2021, 07:44 UTC / More and more companies are working at solutions meant to eliminate the dangers posed by lunar regolith during landing of spacecraft. Masten's solution is FAST.

 
Spacecraft Could Make Their Own Landing Pads as They Descend onto the Lunar Surface
Spacecraft Could Make Their Own Landing Pads as They Descend onto the Lunar Surface

26 Sep 2021, 00:26 UTC / Landing on the rugged lunar surface might pose some serious risks for Artemis astronauts. This is why Masten is working to develop a FAST Landing Pad

 
Xogdor Is Not Some Lord of the Rings Character, But a New Reusable Rocket
Xogdor Is Not Some Lord of the Rings Character, But a New Reusable Rocket

26 Aug 2021, 09:47 UTC / Masten Space Systems working on the sixth reusable rocket of its fleet, called Xogdor, plans to launch it as soon as 2023

 
GPS for the Moon Prototype Coming in 2023
GPS for the Moon Prototype Coming in 2023

21 Jul 2021, 09:27 UTC / Masten Space Systems to develop a surface-based GPS system for the Moon, should have the prototype ready in about two years

 
Rocket Engines Could Be Fired at the Lunar Surface to Get Water
Rocket Engines Could Be Fired at the Lunar Surface to Get Water

5 Jul 2021, 11:47 UTC / Masten Space Systems, Lunar Outpost, and Honeybee Robotics are working on hardware that could help mine the Moon for water using rocket engine plumes