Science Quiz / Robotic NASA Missions

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Flight explorations for investigations in space
Planetary exploration
First passive communications satellite experiment
Spacecraft designed to take images of lunar surface
Commercial satellite project
Robotic interplanetary probes designed to investigate Mars, Venus and Mercury
Lunar orbiter designed to select landing sites for the Apollo missions
Spacecrafts designed to demonstrate the feasibility of soft landings on the Moon
Space probes studying solar processes
Space probes designed to photograph the surface of Mars from orbit
Originally designed to study just Jupiter and Saturn; Voyager 2 was able to continue to Uranus and Neptune
Provided nearly constant monitoring of X-ray sources near the ecliptic poles
Designed to study solar phenomenae
First-ever space-based observatory to perform a survey of the entire sky at infrared wavelengths
Space probe sent to the planet Venus
Unmanned spacecraft sent by NASA to study the planet Jupiter and its moons
Largest space telescope
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Decommissioned robotic space probe that was designed to study the Sun
Science satellite used from 1991 to 2005 to study Earth's atmosphere
Series of lower-cost, highly focused scientific space missions that are exploring the Solar System
Joint NASA/BMDO project to test sensors and spacecraft components under extended exposure to space environment
Developed by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory to return to Mars after a 10-year absence
Joint NASA/ESA/ASI spacecraft mission studying the planet Saturn and its many natural satellites
Designed for long-term global observations of the land surface, biosphere, atmosphere, and oceans of the Earth
NASA project with focus on engineering validation of new technologies for space applications
Joint NASA/German Aerospace Centre mission to make detailed measurements of Earth's gravity field
Ongoing robotic space mission involving two rovers exploring the planet Mars
rRobotic spacecraft that orbited the planet Mercury
Series of space exploration missions being conducted by NASA with the purpose of researching several of the Sun's planets including Jupiter, Venus, and the dwarf planet Pluto
NASA initiative to send a series of small, low-cost robotic missions to Mars
NASA spacecraft tasked with the exploration and study of the asteroid Vesta and the dwarf planet Ceres
NASA robotic spacecraft currently orbiting the Moon on a low 50 km polar mapping orbit
NASA mission to land and operate a rover named 'Curiosity' on the surface of Mars

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Created Dec 26, 2018ReportNominate
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