Instruments

Mars Odyssey Observes Martian Moons

February 23, 2018 – Phobos and Deimos, the moons of Mars, are seen in this movie put together from 19 images taken by the Mars Odyssey orbiter’s Thermal Emission Imaging System, or THEMIS, camera. The images were taken in visible-wavelength…

NASA’s GOLD Powers On For The First Time

January 29, 2018 – NASA’s Global-scale Observations of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) mission powered on the GOLD instrument for the first time after launch on January 28, 5:23 p.m. MST. The systems engineers at the University of Colorado Boulder…