Monthly Archives: May 2013

UAS Summit in Grand Forks, ND 2013

U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp spoke this morning with excitement of a three legged stool for ND – Agriculture+Energy+UAS , with unmanned aircraft systems seeing a perfect storm for its success in North Dakota. Beit law enforcement, first response, or military, unmanned aircraft systems “makes us a safer country, and a safer world.” Recently U.S. Senator…

NASA's Cassini spacecraft on its closest-ever flyby of Saturn's moon Mimas

Mimas the Death Star

In this view captured by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft on its closest-ever flyby of Saturn’s moon Mimas, large Herschel Crater dominates Mimas, making the moon look like the Death Star in the movie “Star Wars.” Herschel Crater is 130 kilometers, or 80 miles, wide and covers most of the right of this image. Scientists continue to…