NASA is the definition of innovation. They will always try to find a better way to do a job. Presently, they are working on a new way to send astronauts to the International Space Shuttle (ISS). Traditional space shuttles are getting older and older, but the Dream Chaser will come and take its place in the near future.
The Dream Chaser is basically a smaller and newer version of the original space shuttles. Sierra Nevada Corporation, the designers of this new technology, tested for the first time their creation in a free flight test. The procedure is very straight-forward; a helicopter drops... [+] Read more