Only one third of the world’s population has access to Internet. The Loon project has been created as a new Google idea to bring it to every corner of the planet using balloons.
639 hours is the average time to download a full HD video from space. Today, NASA affirms that in a near future download a full HD video from the space in only 8 minutes will be possible! Why?? How?? Let’s discover it! (Special collaboration: J.Perchoux, CNRS-LAAS researcher)
6th September 2013 the LLCD (Lunar Laser Communications Demonstration) mission was launched by NASA. The aim of this mission is to establish laser as a solid tool for future space communications.
When a new packet arrives to an input port of a SpaceWire routing switch it is placed at the output port, but, how? Wormhole routing is the correct answer.
GLONASS is the Russian Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) which has been in full operation since December 1995. Today we will talk about its basic features (frequencies, codes, accuaracy,…) and we are going to also compare it slightly to the most famous one, GPS.