Build Your Own Altimeter: Masterclass
The functions of an altimeter are relatively varied: whether that's to measure height when calculating wind speeds during weather balloon launch, or to control the release of the main parachute at a particular height above the ground during a rocket launch.
UK and NASA sign the Artemis Accords
Among other parties, NASA and the UK Space Agency have signed a historic agreement concerning the principles for space exploration, commercial activities, and scientific operations ahead of a proposed mission involving travel to the Moon.
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