Stories tagged “metric”

  • Martian Oops Two

    It costs a boatload of money to send stuff to Mars. Not just the launch and the fuel but the development and production is expensive too. That is why NASA contracted with the European Space Agency to develop the propulsion section of the Mars Climate O...

  • Pounds and Ounces

    There wasn’t a big red FAIL across the screen but the two pilots knew that’s what had happened. Everything had gone wrong, one thing after another. It should have been a routine flight, then the electronic gauges went, then it was one engin...

    • Author: Lighty
    • Posted almost 8 years ago.